por | Junio 24, 2017 | 11:39

Overall, Wasserman found , Democrats outperformed the voting tendencies of their districts by 8 percentage points in this year's special elections, a good omen for 2018 even if they did not win a single one of the open seats. 'Do I think it's fair that the Republican playbook over the last four election cycles has been attacking Nancy Pelosi and demonizing her?' Rice began.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 11:33

According to lawmakers who were at the unveiling, members from the left and right ends of the party's spectrum were deeply critical of the effort. Fixing the bill to save Medicaid's expansion theoretically wouldn't convince any of them to change their vote, while further cuts could alienate other so-called "moderate" Republicans like Heller.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 11:24

Besides the five who've announced outright opposition, several other GOP senators - conservatives and moderates - have declined to commit to the new overhaul. But critics say the Senate bill is not all bad. "It's not that they're opposed". "Well, they're also four good guys, four friends of mine, and I think that they'll probably get there", he said.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 10:36

Trump's role is expected to become more pronounced in coming days as the vote nears. "It's simply not the answer", the Nevada Republican said at a news conference alongside Gov. "It's not that they're opposed", he said. Both Paul and Cruz told reporters Thursday that they felt they could get to "yes" votes with tweaks to the proposal.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 10:31

But like his slick moves on the court, the 2017 NBA Draft prize made a pivot. After speaking for a little more than one minute, it took the NBA commissioner less than four minutes to return to the podium and announce the worst kept secret in the NBA : That University of Washington guard Markelle Fultz is headed to Philadelphia.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 10:25

The release Thursday of a draft of the Senate Republican leadership's healthcare legislation has set off a scramble to secure enough commitments for a vote that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants to hold next week. He says the idea that the bill would lower health care premiums is a "lie". Obama, in a statement late this week, said the plan would "raise costs, reduce coverage, roll back protections, and ruin Medicaid as we know it", citing the nonpartisan Congressional Budget ...

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 10:08

Many in 2018 will be more under-the-radar contests, like the SC race and the one in Kansas to replace Mike Pompeo, the Republican congressman selected by Trump to be Central Intelligence Agency director. Seth Moulton , a 38-year-old Democrat and Iraq War veteran from MA, told NBC News of whether Pelosi should stick around. "It's time for a new generation of leadership in the party".

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 10:07

The spokesman said it was a " mystery " as to why Warmbier died days after returning home, but compared his death to the case of another American detainee, Evan Hunziker. Pyongyang uses the detentions as leverage to initiate a dialogue with Washington . The two sides disagreed on the specifics of resolving the North Korean nuclear issue.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 10:04

The recent victories of the Republicans in two special congressional elections held this week should give the Democrats a heads-up of what could possibly take place in the 2020 #Presidential Election. All this will be at least partially resolved in November, when New Jersey and Virginia hold gubernatorial and state legislative contests. Rep. Filemon Vela , D-Texas told Politico that Pelosi will continue to be an albatross for Democrats if she remains.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 09:24

Mixed expectations surround the first meeting between President Donald J Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi . As Modi seeks to grow the Indian economy, he will seek to emphasize "ways in which India is there to help make America great again, that Indians are optimistic and positive about the USA, and there are ways in which American investment in India will actually be a good deal for America by creating jobs in America and making the US more competitive".

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 09:20

But an Ossoff victory would help Democrats raise money and recruit candidates as they try to win back control of the House of Representatives in 2018. have given me", Handel told a boisterous crowd that chanted Trump's name. Kay Kirkpatrick, a Republican state senator who represents the area, said that while Republicans were divided on Trump, they had mostly united behind Handel.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 09:16

It also creates more consistency in the way Google pesonalizes ads across its products. For years, Google scanned users emails for data that was used by advertisers to serve more personalized ads. G Suite has doubled its paying users in the previous year, so Google seems happy to let Greene make some big calls. Changes coming to the way Google delivers ads within Gmail .

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:36

Trump welcomed the bill but indicated that changes may be in store. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana said he was also not yet ready to support the measure. The Senate bill would make the payments through 2019, but then cut them off. “What it does do is allow states to get waivers” allowing exceptions to rules requiring comprehensive coverage, he said. The proposed per-capita cap on Medicaid spending would leave state lawmakers "with the choice to cut critical health and long-term care services ...

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:37

The plaza outside Barclays Center is decorated in green and blue - as in Celtics green and 76ers blue. The 2017 NBA Draft was a big one on Thursday (June 22), and the Philadelphia 76ers kicked things off by picking Markelle Fultz with the first overall pick.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:15

The bill also gets rid of the individual mandate and its taxes but retains many of Obamacare's tax credits. But Trump didn't articulate what improvements he wanted to see in the Senate bill, even as the comment ruffled feathers in the House.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:13

More and more African Muslim majority countries are severing ties with Qatar citing solidarity with the United Arab Emirates , Saudi Arabia and other Gulf nations. Qahtani also said the diplomatic efforts to resolve the dispute would continue. Qatar aims to preclude the arising food crisis in the country, with the giant shipping which will tale 60 flights of Qatar Airlines, the USA -based Bloomberg reported.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:10

Back in May - the month - before her disastrous general election result, May and her government were adamant that a trade deal would be discussed before a divorce settlement. "Today we agreed on dates, we agreed on organization, and we agreed on priorities for the negotiation", he said, outlining a two-step negotiation. "There will be no hostility on my side".

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:06

The road to a Democratic House majority runs through dozens of districts that are similar to the affluent, well-educated northern suburbs of Atlanta where Ossoff was defeated, and the outcome there is likely to reassure Republicans already nervous about their chances of holding control under Trump next year.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:04

Several Republican senators have already said they oppose the bill, at least as of now. McConnell has little margin for error in a chamber where Republicans hold a 52-to-48 advantage and Democrats are firmly united against the legislation.

por | Junio 24, 2017 | 08:01

The Republican victory - the fourth special election won by the party this year - has generated renewed momentum for the party's long-awaited plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, with Senate Republicans due to unveil their own proposal for the American Health Care Act on Thursday.