Politics

House Republicans repeal Obamacare, hurdles await in U.S. Senate

House Republicans repeal Obamacare, hurdles await in U.S. Senate

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday narrowly approved a bill to repeal Obamacare, handing Republican President Donald Trump a victory that could prove short-lived as the healthcare legislation heads into a likely tough battle in the Senate.

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Protesters Welcome Donald Trump on First New York City Visit

Protesters Welcome Donald Trump on First New York City Visit

U.S. President Donald Trump was set to return to his hometown on Thursday for the first time since taking office, as many New Yorkers took to the streets to protest the politics of the man who built his name and fortune in the city.

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With $8 Billion Deal on Health-Care Bill, House G.O.P. Leader Says ‘We Have Enough Votes’

With $8 Billion Deal on Health-Care Bill, House G.O.P. Leader Says ‘We Have Enough Votes’

WASHINGTON — House Republican leaders planned to hold a showdown vote Thursday on their bill to repeal and replace large portions of the Affordable Care Act after adding $8 billion to the measure to help cover insurance costs for people with pre-existing conditions...

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Trump’s First 100 Days Anything But Presidential

Donald Trump’s First 100 Days Anything But Presidential

The first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency is known better for defeats than for victories. Actually, things have gone better for the resistance than they have for the administration. The new president has been busy, but he hasn’t been effective.

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