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Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter ‘Obamacare’

Democrats think the new bill create higher out-of-pocket costs while some conservatives believe the bill is ObamaCare Lite.

FBI: Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind

The gunman who shot a top House Republican and four other people on a Virginia baseball field didn’t have any concrete plans to inflict violence on the Republicans he loathed,

Energy chief: Carbon dioxide not prime driver of warming

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Monday he does not believe carbon dioxide is a primary contributor to global warming, a statement at odds with mainstream scientific consensus but in line with the head of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Poll: Courts are right in blocking Trump’s travel ban

Fifty-seven percent of Americans say the courts have acted correctly by blocking the travel ban from taking effect, while 39 percent say the judges are wrongly interfering.

Justices say law on offensive trademarks is unconstitutional

The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of a law that bans offensive trademarks, ruling in favor of an Asian-American rock band called the Slants and giving a major boost to the Washington Redskins in their separate legal fight over the team name.

Supreme Court strikes down sex offender social media ban

So the idea won't be coming to Georgia any time soon...

GOP senator warns against rushed vote on health care bill

“The Senate is not a place where you can just cook up something behind closed doors and rush it for a vote,” said Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. “So the first step in this may be crafted among a small group of people, but then everyone’s going to get to weigh in.”

Modern family: More courts allowing 3 parents of 1 child

WHAT DO YOU THINK? The adults she calls Mom, Dad and Mama were all there for her birth, after the women decided to have a child together and approached a male friend.

Vatican defends membership for theologian over abortion flap

The head of the Vatican’s bioethics panel is defending the decision to name as a member an Anglican moral theologian who has said that abortion could be condoned up until the 18th week of gestation.

Tax overhaul in trouble as opposition to import tax grows

A key part of House Republicans’ plan to overhaul the way corporations pay taxes is on life support, leaving lawmakers scrambling to save one of President Donald Trump’s biggest priorities and increasing the chances the GOP will simply pass a tax cut instead of overhauling the tax code.
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