por | Junio 23, 2017 | 14:17

Republicans can afford for just two of their members to vote no. "Currently, for a variety of reasons, we are not ready to vote for this bill , but we are open to negotiation and obtaining more information before it is brought to the floor", Johnson and Sens.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 14:02

This is particularly important to ensure that the bill fits within the special budget rules Republicans are using to keep this to a simple majority vote. REP. PAUL RYAN , R-Wis., Speaker of the House: I know how hard this is to pass a bill like this. She said the fact that thousands of Iowans will lose their health insurance next year is proof something needs to change.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 14:01

According to the rules the Senate must use to pass the bill with a bare majority, the health care part will have to be " mean " to poor people for Trump to afford the huge tax gift he wants to give to rich people. U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, a Democrat from Louisville, criticized the proposal for its tax breaks and changes to Medicaid . Unlimited federal dollars now flow to each state for Medicaid , covering all eligible beneficiaries and services.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 14:02

Rather, Trump said , "That would be very bad for the Republican Party" if Pelosi were forced out. Democrats' decisive Tuesday night loss in Georgia's special election - a race into which they poured tens of millions of dollars to make it the most expensive House race in us history - is leaving Democrats to strategize a path forward for the 2018 midterm elections.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:48

If there's a substantive difference between this and ridiculous measures of patriotism like "If you don't stand for the national anthem, you aren't a patriot" or "If you praise the Pakistani cricket team, you're a traitor", then I can't see it.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:41

On Twitter , Mr Trump responded that he was "very supportive" of a bill that he is looking forward to "making really special" since "Obamacare is dead". Obama weighed in on Facebook . He said amendments during the upcoming debate "cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation".

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:24

Trump, who campaigned heavily on a pledge to dismantle his predecessor's landmark health care reforms, offered a brief reaction to the bill's release . Marco Rubio released a video statement Thursday saying he won't judge the new Republican Senate health care bill until he has studied it, while Democratic U.S.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:21

As Congress has developed healthcare legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act , a unsafe proposal has emerged that would dramatically alter Medicaid's financial structure and shift far more of the risk for the increasing cost of care to the states, where budgets are ill-equipped to deal with the burden.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:20

As the Democrats' fourth loss in a row since the presidential election - though all in Republican strongholds - the Georgia result also underscored the reality that Mr Trump has maintained the support of his base. And while Democrats have been on a losing streak lately - going down to defeat in all of the special congressional elections so far this year - she said that would turn around soon.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:13

The Kentucky senator wants to apply leverage to make the bill look better and move away from subsidizing health insurance companies. Jason Pye, director of public policy and legislative affairs for FreedomWorks , provided some initial reactions to Breitbart News.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:09

Democratic leaders said there are at least 70 other districts that will be easier terrain for them than the one in Georgia after post-census gerrymandering in GOP-led states created so many heavily Republican districts. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. You're responsible for everything your platoon does or fails to do. Pelosi said she respected critical opinions, but, "my decision to stay is not up to them".

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 13:08

Seven months after a majority in the district pulled the lever for the presidential candidate with an "R" on the ballot, they did the same in the special congressional election . Walk up the street and ask 10 people what the Democrats stand for, you'll get 10 different answers. The Georgia race was seen by many as an early referendum on Trump.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 12:50

Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. Should the party focus on Trump, who's approval rating is in the tank? Republicans are spinning the loss as bad news for Democrats' hopes of claiming a majority in 2018, while Democrats insist that Republicans dodged a bullet.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 12:51

Senate and Natural Resources Committee in Cordova, Alaska on June 10, 2017. The previous version of the bill passed in the House ended the expansion in 2020, which earned criticism from some moderates who said the time frame wasn't fair to enrollees.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 12:39

There are 52 Republicans in the U.S. Senate. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants to vote on the bill by the end of next week. Democratic Senator Bill Nelson issued his opinion on the bill, calling it "bad" and critiquing GOP leaders for writing the bill behind closed doors.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 12:25

The Lions have adopted a relatively conservative style on tour, focusing on strong set pieces, accurate kicking and a smothering rush defense. The Chiefs may have been weakened by All Blacks call-ups, but they were restricted to just two Stephen Donald penalties, both in the first half.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 12:21

The missiles, which were variously estimated to be between four and six in number, were reportedly launched against ISIS positions. Iran is a key ally of the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad, alongside Russian Federation and the Iranian-backed Hezbollah movement of Lebanon.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 12:14

This makes it easy for Democrats to overperform in races that slide under the radar, explaining results like KS-4 earlier this year and SC-5. In an interview with CNN's Don Lemon Wednesday, Rep. "Sen. (Harry) Reid was a target, Sen". The result was a major boost for the Republicans instead. His 2015-16 giving was well behind Pelosi a year ago, at $592,500.

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 11:29

But it's a provision that hits home with everyone in America over the age of 50. "It's every bit as bad as the House bill-in some ways it's even worse", Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Thursday. Repealing those taxes, as the Tax Policy Center reported in May (regarding the AHCA), would overwhelmingly benefit higher-income Americans. Medicare Spending Growth: After 2025, spending increases will be reallocated from consumer price index for medical care to the CPI for ...

por | Junio 23, 2017 | 11:07

This bill is entirely in the hands of Republicans - for good or ill. Pat Toomey is praising the health care bill written by himself and his fellow Republicans in the U.S. Republicans have always welcomed that proposal. NPR's Alison Kodjak begins our coverage . Many Democrats and Republicans did not know what was in the bill that could overhaul one-sixth of the economy.