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por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:47

Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff lost the Georgia special election Tuesday despite the fact that his campaign received unprecedented funding from the deeply liberal state of California. Put another way, while it's true that the GOP win Tuesday night staved off a wave of panic among Republicans, which itself was important for their party, that doesn't mean the current trends shouldn't worry them over the long term.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:46

The Justice Department has denied that, saying Mr Sessions stressed to Mr Comey the need to be careful about following appropriate policies. The president's comments, and an anti-Comey tweet Friday morning, were Trump's counter to Comey's dramatic, nationally televised testimony Thursday to the Senate Intelligence Committee .

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:40

Republicans are hoping a time-tested trick will help them prevail in Georgia's 6th Congressional District: linking a Democratic candidate to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi . Handel's victory allowed Republicans to hold onto a closely contested seat and deny the Democratic Party a chance to chip away at the Republican majority in the House of Representatives.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:31

It's true Trump isn't wildly popular here, and Handel and her campaign underwhelmed some Republicans. In 2009, Pelosi was Speaker of the House leading a 255-seat majority. " Time to move forward and win again", tweeted Joe Cunningham, a Democrat who is running against Rep. Mark Sanford in SC. That fueled Trump's rise, and by relentlessly targeting Trump, the Democrats risk not just the same fate as Hillary Clinton in 2016 (thinking that Trump would prove so objectionable that the ...

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:29

Chuck Schumer, the Senate Democratic leader. This isn't a new GOP tactic, Pelosi said during a press conference Thursday , "and usually, they go after the most effective leader". Sign up for free news alerts from WND.com, America's independent news network. She retains a devoted core of fiercely loyal supporters. She referenced that the GOP spent millions of dollars promoting House Speaker Paul Ryan since he was on the 2012 ticket as the vice presidential ticket and "I have a ...

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:11

The Senate's plan , like one passed by the House of Representatives, rolls back numerous provisions of Obamacare , including taking deep cuts from Medicaid program. "Those with private insurance will experience higher premiums. with lower tax credits to help working families cover the costs, even as their plans might no longer cover pregnancy, mental health care, or expensive prescriptions".

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:09

Several from states that rely heavily on Medicaid assistance have expressed concern in the past. Some lawmakers in Washington are wondering if one week will be enough time to consider a draft of the Senate Republicans health care bill released Thursday .

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:08

The downing of the warplane - the first time in the six-year conflict that the USA has shot down a Syrian jet - came amid another first: Iran fired several ballistic missiles Sunday night at IS positions in eastern Syria in what it said was a message to archrival Saudi Arabia and the United States .

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 07:06

The response from some: It better be. "But, clearly, these ads using her, linking her to our candidates is still working". Pelosi spokesman Drew Hammill fired back on calls for the House Minority Leader to step down, asserting that Republicans would only smear her replacement.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:59

Hillary Clinton won the state by 2.4 percentage points, or 27,272 votes. A quarter of Coloradans use Medicaid, and because the Senate health care bill wants to roll back the expansion, it could affect The Centennial State in a major way.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:54

The chief usher is essentially tasked with setting the White House's interior aesthetic, and Harleth managed more than 100 employees as director of rooms for Trump's D.C. But the White House Correspondents' Association is still urging the Trump administration to stop holding off-camera gaggles as a substitute for on-camera press briefings.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:46

Reversing course on some of the more popular provisions of the Affordable Care Act, it threatens to leave tens of millions of lower-income Americans without insurance and those with chronic or expensive medical conditions once again financially vulnerable.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:44

After all, one of the main reasons Apple is launching Files is to give iPad owners more flexibility to use their tablets as improvised laptop stand-ins. With the update expected to launch around late September, you have a few months to farewell your faithful iPhone 5 or 5C and upgrade to the latest iPhone with up-to-date security and software.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:38

When the astonishingly awful health plan is finally made public and people watch their parents, children, siblings and friends be denied health care, and when they experience the full horror of President Trump's foreign policy, Democrats will win in district after district, if they do the groundwork that is always necessary to win elections .

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:17

That's true even though objectively Democrats continue to do quite well in special elections this year, running far ahead of the same offices in 2016. Tim Ryan , D-Ohio, who was unsuccessful previous year in trying to unseat Pelosi. "We'd better take a good, long, strong look in the mirror and realise that the problem is us; it's the party", OH representative Tim Ryan said Wednesday morning as he left a closed-door meeting of the Democratic Caucus in the Capitol.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:16

Make no mistake, if Warburton is fit enough to sit on the bench, he is fit enough to start, but such is the leadership of O'Mahony that Gatland felt he was able to leave out his tour captain. Wales global Alun Wyn Jones has been preferred in the second-row and Itoje is likely to get his opportunity from the bench. "I'd probably put [Jonathan] Sexton in the boot".

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:12

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican Sen. Sen. Dean Heller , R-Nev., said Friday he will not vote for the Senate's Obamacare replacement bill as now written. It would allow insurers to cover fewer benefits and repeal tax boosts on wealthier people that help finance the statute's expanded coverage. Predictably, Democrats were firm in their opposition to the GOP bill.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:08

McConnell has acknowledged that he's willing to change the measure before it's voted on. The senator said he was unlikely to support the overhaul unless it was amended to "protect Medicaid expansion states", as he put it. The bill would create a new system of federal tax credits to help people buy health insurance, while offering states the ability to drop numerous benefits required by the ACA .

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:06

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association represents plans that are the backbone of HealthCare.gov and state health insurance markets created under former President Barack Obama's law. "We're pleasantly surprised with a lot of the support that's already come out and I think we'll continue to work through (it, ) in particular the four individuals who have expressed some ideas and concerns", White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters at a White House briefing.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 06:05

But despite the large turnout and the overwhelming lack of enthusiasm for Republican President Donald Trump , Ossoff was unable to pull off the underdog victory that many hoped would signal a rejection of the Trump administration and the beginning of a new Democratic wave heading into the 2018 midterms.