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Pence: Congress wasn't ready to repeal, replace Obamacare

(CHARLESTON, W.V.) -- Vice President Mike Pence said Congress "just wasn't ready" to repeal and replace Obamacare, joking that supporters of the House Republican health care plan could have used some ... Read More

Fact-checking Trump's 'repeal and replace' Obamacare timeline

(WASHINGTON) -- Following the collapse of the Republican-backed American Health Care Act Friday afternoon, President Donald Trump appeared to backtrack on his long-held stance that President Obama's signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act, sho... Read More

Democrats react to collapse of GOP health care bill

(WASHINGTON) -- “So much for 'The Art of the Deal.'”

Those were the words of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-New York, who, along with several of his Democratic colleagues on the Hill, declared victory Friday after the Repu... Read More

Ryan says Obamacare will 'remain the law of the land' after bill failure

(WASHINGTON) -- Just weeks after House Speaker Paul Ryan introduced the GOP bill to repeal and replace Obamacare -- a central campaign promise from Congress and the president -- the Wisconsin Republican pulled the measure from the floor, calling it "... Read More

Trump calls Democrats 'losers' after GOP health bill failure

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump spoke out Friday afternoon after Republicans pulled the Obamacare overhaul he had endorsed, criticizing Democratic opposition to the bill and passing off the responsibility for its failure.

"I've been say... Read More

How the GOP health care bill failed without a vote

(WASHINGTON) -- In the first big blow to the Trump administration’s legislative agenda, the Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace Obamacare failed to garner enough support to bring it to a vote on the floor of the House Friday.

A... Read More

Ryan pulls GOP health care bill following call from Trump

(WASHINGTON) -- House Republican leaders decided to pull their Obamacare replacement bill at the last minute at the request of President Donald Trump -- capping a rocky series of weeks since the controversial measure was introduced and an order from ... Read More

Trump appears to take a page from "The Art of the Deal" in health care negotiations

(WASHINGTON) -- As the House of Representatives prepares to vote Friday on the GOP’s alternative to Obamacare, a question hovering over negotiations on the bill is whether President Trump’s reputation as a dealmaker in business can transl... Read More

Paul Manafort volunteers to testify in Russia probe

(WASHINGTON) -- House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., announced Friday that Paul Manafort, former chairman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, has volunteered to testify in front of the committee.

Nunes told the... Read More

State department issues presidential permit for Keystone pipeline

(WASHINGTON) — The White House announced Friday it has signed off on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, authorizing the Canadian company behind the project to begin construction.

According to a press release from the Department of State, ... Read More

Budget director Mick Mulvaney on fate of GOP health care bill: 'I have a lot of confidence in the president'

(WASHINGTON) — After a last-ditch appeal to House Republicans, Mick Mulvaney, the White House budget director, said Friday morning that he's not sure if there will be enough votes in the House to pass the GOP health care bill.

"That'... Read More