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Centrist Republicans push back on GOP healthcare bill 

Senate Republicans from states that expanded Medicaid enrollment under ObamaCare are pushing back on pressure from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Mitch McConnell Senate energy bill would fan the flames of climate change Graham: ‘ObamaCare was designed to collapse’ Pence pitches governors on ObamaCare repeal bill MORE (R-Ky.) to support the conference’s new healthcare bill. The centrists want GOP leaders ...

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CNN’s Camerota says she has Russia fatigue

CNN’s Alisyn Camerota said on Friday she has fatigue from the news media’s continuing coverage of alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russian election meddling. “I hear your Russia fatigue and I share it. You know, there are many mornings I come in and pray for other news to eclipse any sort of Russia thread,” the “New Day” anchor ...

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Russian-American lobbyist was also in Trump Jr. meeting

A Russian-American lobbyist accompanied a Russian lawyer to a summer 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Donald Trump Sebastian Gorka casts himself as Trump’s ‘pitbull’ House Democrat thanks Fox’s Shep Smith ‘for telling the truth’ on Trump The Memo: Team Trump frustrated by Russia cloud MORE Jr., The Associated Press  reports.  Rinat Akhmetshin confirmed to the AP that he was in attendance ...

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Kushner's lawyer stepping back from representing him in Russia probe

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner’s lawyer is stepping back from representing him regarding the evolving probe into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. The National Law Journal reported  Friday that Jamie Gorelick, the high-powered D.C. attorney that has represented Kushner since the transition period, is stepping back from the Russia probe. Gorelick, a well-known Democratic donor, was ...

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Russian lobbying that touched Trump tied to Moscow figures

The Russian lobbying effort that pierced President Donald Trump Donald Trump Sebastian Gorka casts himself as Trump’s ‘pitbull’ House Democrat thanks Fox’s Shep Smith ‘for telling the truth’ on Trump The Memo: Team Trump frustrated by Russia cloud MORE ’s inner circle and touched Democratic and Republican lawmakers was directly connected to three Moscow businessmen, according to lobbying registration records ...

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Female lawmakers 'bare arms' in sleeveless attire to support new House dress code

A number of female House Democrats wore sleeveless clothing on Friday, tweeting in support of “Sleeveless Friday.” The action was part of the push to modernize the House dress code.   “Thank you to all my colleagues who joined me for #SleevelessFriday — because women have the right to bare arms!” tweeted Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.)  Thank you to all my colleagues ...

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Nearly 3,500 Colorado voters cancel registration over Trump voter fraud probe

Nearly 3,500 voters in Colorado as of Friday have canceled their voter registrations over the state’s decision to turn over public information to President Trump’s voter fraud commission. Thousands of Colorado voters have withdrawn their registrations since January, citing distrust of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity and an unfamiliarity with how much voter information is already public under law, The Denver Post ...

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Homeland Security confirms special entry for Russian lawyer

The Homeland Security Department confirmed Friday that Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya was granted special entry to the United States on multiple occasions in 2015 and 2016 at the request of the Justice Department.  It also said Veselnitskaya eventually won a nonimmigrant work visa around the time she met President Trump’s eldest son in New York last summer. ADVERTISEMENT Homeland told The Hill ...

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Mattis opposes plan to create new military branch for space

Defense Secretary James Mattis opposes a provision in the House’s version of the annual defense policy bill that would create a new military branch dedicated to space, a development congressional opponents of the move are hoping will bolster their position. In a letter released Wednesday by Rep. Michael Turner (R-Ohio), Mattis argued now is not the time to create a new ...

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Senate Republicans unveil revised healthcare bill

Senate Republican leaders on Thursday unveiled a revised version of their bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare as they race toward a high-stakes vote next week. The measure includes changes intended to win over additional votes, with leadership making concessions aimed at bringing both conservatives and moderates on board. (READ THE BILL HERE .) But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Mitch McConnell ...

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