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WASHINGTON — With the Republican drive to craft a new health care plan sputtering, House GOP leaders are offering options to rank-and-file lawmakers for replacing President Barack Obama's health care law with a conservative approach dominated by tax breaks and a transition away from today's Medicaid program. . (read more)


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Congressional Republicans failed to unite around a passable health care bill, and must now brace for the political consequences. The preponderance of that burden falls on the House, where the more moderate and wonky leadership has to recognize that. (read more)

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Democrats, Obamacare supporters and opponents of the American Health Care Act quickly hailed the demise of the GOP health plan. But what was a legislative battle now is likely to move into the executive realm and the Department of Health and Human Services, led by longtime ACA opponent Dr. (read more)

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States will bear a growing burden of the health costs for an aging population. . (read more)

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Democrats, Obamacare supporters and opponents of the American Health Care Act quickly hailed the demise of the GOP health plan. But what was a legislative battle now is likely to move into the executive realm and the Department of Health and Human Services, led by longtime ACA opponent Dr. (read more)

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WASHINGTON — The long-awaited House showdown a day away, President Donald Trump and Republican leaders cajoled recalcitrant GOP lawmakers Wednesday to back their health care overhaul. Conservatives insisted they had the votes to torpedo the measure, leaving the party's top legislative priority dangling perilously. (read more)

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WASHINGTON — Putting everything on the line, President Donald Trump tried to sway wavering House Republicans on Wednesday some 24 hours before a climactic vote on a GOP health care overhaul. Hard-line conservatives were unpersuaded, insisting the leadership lacked the votes and should start over. (read more)

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WASHINGTON — In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly. . (read more)

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WASHINGTON — A lack of women in a photo of negotiations over the GOP health care bill that was tweeted out by Vice President Mike Pence is drawing criticism from Democrats. . (read more)

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WASHINGTON — Prospects for the Republicans' showcase health care bill looked grimmer by the minute Thursday as President Donald Trump failed to get a deal with a bloc of balky conservatives, leaving the legislation short of votes in the House. . (read more)

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WASHINGTON — Showdown day at hand, Republicans remained short of votes Thursday for their showcase health care overhaul, hoping for President Donald Trump to close the deal with balky conservatives at a White House meeting. . (read more)

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The president's visit comes as House GOP leaders put the finishing touches on the American Health Care Act (read more)

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President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted it was “finally” time for a new health-care law and met with House Speaker Paul Ryan as they frantically searched for votes on the American Health Care Act. But late in the day, the bill was pulled and he blamed Democrats. (read more)

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Weakening medical coverage and environmental laws threatens everyone, writes Margaret R. McLean. (read more)

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WASHINGTON — In a gamble with monumental political stakes, Republicans set course for a climactic House vote on their health care overhaul after President Donald Trump claimed he was finished negotiating with GOP holdouts and determined to pursue the rest of his agenda, win or lose. . (read more)

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WASHINGTON — In a humiliating setback, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill off the House floor Friday after it became clear the measure would fail badly. . (read more)

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Investors were shaking off political uncertainty around a Republican health care bill amid signs U.S. (read more)

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President Donald Trump twisted lawmakers’ arms on the American Health Care Act only to see a House vote on the bill postponed. . (read more)

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Investors are looking to the looming health care vote to answer questions about stocks and other financial markets. . (read more)

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Investors are looking to the looming health care vote to answer questions about stocks and other financial markets. . (read more)

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House Speaker Paul Ryan said Republicans pulled their health-care bill on Friday as they failed to corral enough support for it, and said they’d move on to other priorities as they saw a major campaign pledge to repeal and replace Obamacare crumble. . (read more)

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Nobody really knows how last week's mess at the Capitol will look from the standpoint of next year or even next month (read more)

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WASHINGTON -- The House will hold a showdown vote on a bill to replace the Affordable Care Act Friday afternoon, a dramatic step Republican leaders took after President Donald Trump late Thursday demanded a vote -- and said if it fails, he'll leave Obamacare in place (read more)

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