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Public prefers Obamacare to Graham-Cassidy, 56-33% (POLL)

(WASHINGTON) -- Americans by more than a 20-point margin prefer the existing federal health care law to the latest, imperiled Republican alternative -- another challenge to the GOP’s long-held effort to repeal and replace Obamacare.

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Anthony Scaramucci on why he stood by Trump: 'He was going to win'

(NEW YORK) -- Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci defended his decision to stand by President Donald Trump after his many controversial statements on the campaign trail.

Scaramucci told the co-hosts of "The View" ... Read More

McCain says he cannot vote for Graham-Cassidy bill

(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., announced in a statement on Friday that he cannot support the Graham-Cassidy health care bill. McCain’s opposition will likely sink the latest Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Car... Read More

Trump administration plans to replace controversial travel ban with new rules

(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration is planning to introduce tailored limits on travel to the U.S. from certain countries as a replacement for its controversial travel ban, according to a senior administration source with knowledge of the plans.... Read More

President Trump again calls Russian election interference a 'hoax'

(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump called Russian interference in the 2016 election a "hoax" again Friday morning, a day after Facebook said it would turn over some 3,000 Russia-linked political ads purchased during the 2016 election to congressi... Read More

Former FBI chief James Comey has speech interrupted by protesters

(WASHINGTON) -- Former FBI Director James Comey was interrupted by protesters Friday before his convocation address at Howard University in Washington, D.C.

Protestors in the upper level of the university’s Cramton Auditorium started... Read More

Trump travels to Alabama to campaign for Luther Strange ahead of Senate runoff

(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- President Donald Trump will visit Alabama Friday to campaign ahead of the Senate runoff for the Republican primary to fill the seat left vacant by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Trump, who won the state by a nearly 2... Read More

Roy Moore supporters embrace Trump at rally without actually mentioning him

(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- At his post-debate outdoor rally, Judge Roy Moore’s high-profile supporters sought to cast him simultaneously as an outsider and a candidate who will fulfill President Donald Trump’s agenda -- not an easy task consid... Read More

Five moments that mattered in the Alabama Senate debate

(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- Sen. Luther Strange and former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore faced off Thursday night in the only debate before the runoff election for the Republican nomination next Tuesday to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions i... Read More

Doctors, insurance companies and patient groups slam Graham-Cassidy

(WASHINGTON) -- Insurance companies, doctors, patients, hospitals and other patient-provider groups are rallying together against the Graham-Cassidy plan, saying it could result in millions losing access to affordable health care and coverage.
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Congressional investigators zoning in on Manafort communication with liaison abroad

(WASHINGTON) -- Sources with knowledge of the investigation surrounding former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort tell ABC News a key focus for congressional investigators is emails between Manafort and his longtime associate Konstantin Kilimnik.<... Read More

Blue states will lose the most funding under Republican health plan

(WASHINGTON) -- A new analysis finds that blue states could lose a significant amount of federal funding for health care under the Graham-Cassidy bill.

The Kaiser Family Foundation estimates that if Graham-Cassidy became law, the federal g... Read More

Inspector general reviewing requests to probe HHS Secretary Tom Price's private jet travel

(WASHINGTON) -- The inspector general's office at the Department of Health and Human Services is reviewing requests to investigate the private jet travel of the agency's chief, Tom Price, who reportedly chartered five flights last week, drawing wides... Read More

Sean Spicer defends brief White House tenure

(WASHINGTON) -- Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer acknowledges that he has "made mistakes," but says that for those who "want some blanket apology," "that's not happening."

"I made mistakes," Spicer, who's been out at the Whit... Read More