5 GOP Senators Say They Oppose Health Care Bill

Senate Republicans Thursday released their long-awaited bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, proposing to cut Medicaid for low-income Americans and erase Obama-era tax increases the Democratic president imposed on the wealthy to finance his expansion of coverage.

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Democrats Assail GOP Senators for Health Care Rewrite Secrecy

Senate Democrats escalated their protest against Republican secrecy over their efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare Tuesday by shutting down committee hearings. The action came on the heels of a roughly six-hour talkathon staged by the Democrats Monday night that stretched past midnight.

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Endangered Torture Report Sparks Shock, Anger and Suit

Hours after the New York Times uncovered the Trump administration’s steps to hide a Senate investigation into CIA torture, a law professor transformed his “shock and anger” into a lawsuit seeking the secret 6,700-page history.

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