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Breitbart
Pro-Life Leaders Meet with Pence to Urge Planned Parenthood Defundingwould roll back this damage and help return us to the principle that abortion i
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
would roll back this damage and help return us to the principle that abortion is not health care.” Many conservative and libertarian-leaning Republicans would like to see a clean repeal of Obamacare first, while they work over the next two years... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Jonah Goldberg: Rand Paul a man for all seasons on health careis in the driver's seat. But not impossible. Paul learned politics on the knee
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
is in the driver's seat. But not impossible. Paul learned politics on the knee of his father, Ron Paul, a longtime Texas congressman and irrepressible presidential candidate. In the House, the elder Paul earned the nickname "Dr. No" because... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to reauthorize Department of Homeland Securityevolution of the threats, we need to stay in front of them,” House Homeland Sec
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
evolution of the threats, we need to stay in front of them,” House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) said. The legislation reauthorizes and makes some updates to counterterrorism, emergency preparedness and maritime... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Ben Walsh gains two-party support in drive to be Syracuse's 1st independent mayorcities in America, only four are headed by somebody who is neither a Democrat n
The Post-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
cities in America, only four are headed by somebody who is neither a Democrat nor a Republican, including San Antonio, Texas, and Las Vegas Nevada. Some of those cities, like San Antonio, hold nonpartisan elections. Syracuse has never had an... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Denton Dammit: July 20, 2017 | Denton DammitThe U.S. Beer Open was founded in 2009. We promise we weren't drinking while ty
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The U.S. Beer Open was founded in 2009. We promise we weren't drinking while typing this last week. The Denton County Libertarian Party has a bone to pick with state Rep. Ron Simmons. Simmons, a Carrollton Republican, is considered the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Robert Gammon: County Libertarian Partyoffers another wayfree-thinking, hard-headed and principled people who for the most part just wan
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
free-thinking, hard-headed and principled people who for the most part just want to be left alone. An estimated 753,000 Texas citizens live in Denton County, 463,074 of whom are registered to vote. That sounds like a large number, but in the... Read more
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The Hill
GOP faces growing demographic nightmare in Westit could also spread to states with metropolitan areas experiencing significant
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
it could also spread to states with metropolitan areas experiencing significant Hispanic population growth such as Texas, Georgia, North Carolina and Florida. This is the 11th story in our Changing America series, in which we investigate... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A key player in China and the EU's 'third industrial revolution' describes the economy of tomorrowtelephone and later radio and TV, those communication technologies in the US co
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
telephone and later radio and TV, those communication technologies in the US converged with a new source of energy: cheap Texas oil. Then Henry Ford put everyone on roads with internal-combustion engines: cars, buses, and trucks. And so that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A key player in China and the EU's 'third industrial revolution' describes the economy of tomorrowtelephone and later radio and TV, those communication technologies in the US co
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
telephone and later radio and TV, those communication technologies in the US converged with a new source of energy: cheap Texas oil. Then Henry Ford put everyone on roads with internal-combustion engines: cars, buses, and trucks. And so that... Read more
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Boston Globe
An hour with Roger Stone Jr., Trump’s favorite “dirty trickster”star of the show. Buoyed by the recently released Netflix documentary about his
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
star of the show. Buoyed by the recently released Netflix documentary about his life, called “Get Me Roger Stone,” the libertarian conservative reveled in his newfound celebrity. “The idea that Donald Trump or members of the Trump family or... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
With no clear leader, lesser-known Republicans line up to defeat McCaskillwith three Republicans who are definitely running for the GOP nomination, in th
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
with three Republicans who are definitely running for the GOP nomination, in the order they spoke with the newspaper. A libertarian walks into a GOP primary Austin Petersen, a former Libertarian Party presidential hopeful, is running to secure... Read more
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Boston Globe
An hour with Roger Stone Jr., Trump’s favorite “dirty trickster”star of the show. Buoyed by the recently released Netflix documentary about his
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
star of the show. Buoyed by the recently released Netflix documentary about his life, called “Get Me Roger Stone,” the libertarian conservative reveled in his newfound celebrity. “The idea that Donald Trump or members of the Trump family or... Read more
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Greenwich Time
New GOP health-care bill throws bones to conservatives, moderatesright and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate fro
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
right and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate from Maine, and Sen. Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian from Kentucky, both said they could not support it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate and all 46 Democrats... Read more
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The News-Times
New GOP health-care bill throws bones to conservatives, moderatesright and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate fro
The News-Times / Posted 10 days ago
right and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate from Maine, and Sen. Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian from Kentucky, both said they could not support it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate and all 46 Democrats... Read more
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Darien News-Review
New GOP health-care bill throws bones to conservatives, moderatesright and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate fro
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
right and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate from Maine, and Sen. Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian from Kentucky, both said they could not support it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate and all 46 Democrats... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New GOP health-care bill throws bones to conservatives, moderatesright and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate fro
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
right and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate from Maine, and Sen. Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian from Kentucky, both said they could not support it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate and all 46 Democrats... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New GOP health-care bill throws bones to conservatives, moderatesright and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate fro
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 10 days ago
right and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate from Maine, and Sen. Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian from Kentucky, both said they could not support it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate and all 46 Democrats... Read more
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Connecticut Post
New GOP health-care bill throws bones to conservatives, moderatesright and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate fro
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
right and left of his own party. Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican moderate from Maine, and Sen. Rand Paul, a conservative libertarian from Kentucky, both said they could not support it. With only 52 Republicans in the Senate and all 46 Democrats... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Revised Senate Health Care Bill Draws Cruz's Support But Still Short Votesto unveil a new overhaul of former President Obama's 2010 health care law that
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
to unveil a new overhaul of former President Obama's 2010 health care law that had much input from U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. So much so, that Cruz spent the day before in meetings and negotiations for the legislation rather than sitting in on... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump and the Religious Right: From a marriage of convenience to the bedrock of his supportservices less often tended to support Trump while those who went to church more
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
services less often tended to support Trump while those who went to church more frequently supported his principal rival, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. Once Trump became the Republican nominee and began directing his attacks on Democrats like Clinton,... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
More on the politicization of school vaccine mandates…Specifically, antivaxers, particularly at the state level, have co-opted the rh
ScienceBlogs / Posted 10 days ago
Specifically, antivaxers, particularly at the state level, have co-opted the rhetoric of conservatives, particularly libertarian-leaning conservatives, to the point where conservative politicians are actually paying attention and coming to... Read more
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Business Insider
Democrats are launching a group seeking to better understand and win disenchanted millennialsClinton won 55% of millennial voters to Donald Trump's 37%, meaning roughly one
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
Clinton won 55% of millennial voters to Donald Trump's 37%, meaning roughly one in 10 voted for third-party candidates like Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson, Green Party nominee Jill Stein, or other write-in candidates. Also last year, nearly... Read more
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Deseret News
Few differences emerge among Republicans in first debate in race of Chaffetz's seatProvo Mayor John Curtis and former state lawmaker Chris Herrod — were joined on
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
Provo Mayor John Curtis and former state lawmaker Chris Herrod — were joined on stage at the Covey Center for the Arts by Libertarian Joe Buchman and Independent American Jason Christensen. Buchman and Christensen are both already on the November... Read more
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Billboard
A Pop Star President? 10 Musician Candidates Who Could Have a Shotof politics in the 2000s, drawing the support of entertainer-turned-governor Je
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
of politics in the 2000s, drawing the support of entertainer-turned-governor Jesse Ventura, and running for governor of Texas in 2006 on such slogans as "How Hard Could It Be?" and "He Ain't Kinky, He's My Governor." He lost, unsurprisingly,... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
All Politics is Local: Why the Odds Are Against TrumpUncareexception — are Rand Paul (KY) and Susan Collins (ME), but they are each sui ge
Naked Capitalism / Posted 12 days ago
exception — are Rand Paul (KY) and Susan Collins (ME), but they are each sui generis, Paul on ideological grounds as a libertarian, Collins as a political icon and the last of the famously moderate and bipartisan “Maine Girls.”) The names of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Are these Republicans kidding themselves by running for California governor?heard in Sacramento.” Allen voted for Trump, after initially supporting Sens.
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
heard in Sacramento.” Allen voted for Trump, after initially supporting Sens. Marco Rubio of Florida and then Ted Cruz of Texas, and believes the early months of his presidency have lifted the spirits of the country. “There is a new sense of... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
In the age of Donald Trump, vaccine policy is becoming politicized, with potentially deadly consequences (revisited)rub his face in these appointments. I’m not a fan of Gottlieb, but he was defin
ScienceBlogs / Posted 16 days ago
rub his face in these appointments. I’m not a fan of Gottlieb, but he was definitely the “least bad” option, given the libertarian free market-worshiping fairy dust sniffers who were also under consideration for the position. Even though we’ve... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Bring mandatory helmet law backThey will always be the subject of debate. Mandatory helmet laws for motorcycl
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
They will always be the subject of debate. Mandatory helmet laws for motorcycle riders is a case in point. Over the years, Texas has gone back and forth and currently does not require motorcycle riders to wear helmets. Only 19 states and the... Read more
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The Washington Times
DNC email server most wanted evidence for Russia investigationshe said. “Sometimes they are insightful and awesomely correct. Sometimes they f
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
he said. “Sometimes they are insightful and awesomely correct. Sometimes they fall flat on their face.” Mr. Graham, a libertarian like many others in the hacker community, said that from a privacy standpoint, he understands why the DNC would... Read more
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CBS News
Commentary: Will Trump raise taxes? Don't bet on itanymore, at least in the National Review sense of the word. Instead, it was wh
CBS News / Posted 19 days ago
anymore, at least in the National Review sense of the word. Instead, it was what you might call "big-government libertarian" -- skeptical of new laws, but appreciative of the welfare state, and nostalgic for a time when the U.S. could do... Read more
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Deseret News
From Mormon kid to alleged drug kingpin: Inside the rise and fall of Aaron Shamoto use the internet without revealing their location. The founder of Silk Road
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
to use the internet without revealing their location. The founder of Silk Road, a doctoral student at the University of Texas named Ross Ulbricht, had radical libertarian ideas. He liked the idea of a marketplace unfettered by government... Read more
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CNBC
Ron Paul says it won't be a 'total shock' if stocks plummet 25% and gold soars 50% by Octobercorrection is coming and there's little that can be done to prevent it, accordi
CNBC / Posted 21 days ago
correction is coming and there's little that can be done to prevent it, according to former Republican congressman and libertarian firebrand Ron Paul. Speaking to CNBC last week, the former GOP presidential contender argued the economy is not... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Trump supporters hold 'Freedom Rally' downtownof the speakers included right-wing leaders Rambo Biggs and Kyle Chapman, also
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 22 days ago
of the speakers included right-wing leaders Rambo Biggs and Kyle Chapman, also known as “Based Stickman.” There was also Libertarian Augustus Invictus who ran for a US senate seat in Florida's election last year. Another speaker was Outlaw... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Quoth antivaxers: “We demand transparency, except when it might embarrass us”of school vaccine mandates is becoming dangerously politicized. The best exampl
ScienceBlogs / Posted 24 days ago
of school vaccine mandates is becoming dangerously politicized. The best example to illustrate this problem is, once again, Texas. I also love how it illustrates the hypocrisy of the antivaccine movement as well. If there’s one thing antivaxers... Read more
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Newsmax
Newsmax's 25 Most Influential Republicans in TechThe Dell Technologies founder and former CEO has a long history of backing Repu
Newsmax / Posted 25 days ago
The Dell Technologies founder and former CEO has a long history of backing Republicans, including many in his home state of Texas. While he regularly makes smaller donations to (mostly) GOP candidates, he made a whopping $250,000 contribution in... Read more
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FOX News
Chaffetz replacement: Who are the Utah congressional candidates?fell on May 26 — and 22 people made their bids official. Fifteen Republicans,
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
fell on May 26 — and 22 people made their bids official. Fifteen Republicans, four Democrats, two independents and one Libertarian filed. Republicans and Democrats selected their candidates at their respective conventions during the weekend,... Read more
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Boston Globe
A cautious Supreme Court sets a modern record for consensusconsecutive ‘terms of the century’ — but this year saw a regression to the mean
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
consecutive ‘terms of the century’ — but this year saw a regression to the mean,” said Ilya Shapiro, a lawyer with the libertarian Cato Institute. Less consequential cases seemed to produce consensus. According to data from Lee Epstein, a law... Read more
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The Washington Times
Neil Gorsuch firmly on Supreme Court rightof Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and seemed to align himself most frequentl
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
of Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and seemed to align himself most frequently with Justice Thomas, the court’s most libertarian-leaning member. “The guy’s not afraid to write,” said Josh Blackman, an associate professor at South Texas... Read more
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NBC San Diego
22 Million More Uninsured By 2026 Under Senate Plan: CBOcare bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC San Diego / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Pragmatic Koch network treads carefully around Trump, plays inside game to advance agendalast year's campaign participated in events here over the weekend, including Be
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
last year's campaign participated in events here over the weekend, including Ben Sasse, Neb., Jeff Flake, Ariz., Ted Cruz, Texas, and Mike Lee, Utah. But none publicly criticized the president, at least in sessions that reporters were allowed... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Miami
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Miami / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Connecticut / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Trump scrambles for GOP health votes; budget score loomscare bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
Hawaii News Now / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC New York
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC New York / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Washington
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes Is 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Washington / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Trump: Getting Enough GOP Health Votes 'Not Easy!'care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the
NBC Bay Area / Posted 27 days ago
care bill won't get any easier if Republican leaders delay a Senate vote on the GOP health care plan. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close." He told... Read more
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