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March 27, 2017, 8:17 AM EDT
“I think the mistake on this past bill was, we didn’t do what the American people sent us here to do, because it wasn’t full repeal,” Rep.  Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” on Monday.
March 27, 2017, 7:29 AM EDT
“Ideally, where we should going is to join the rest of the industrialized the world and guarantee health care to all people as a right. And that's why I'm going to introduce a Medicare-for-all single-payer program,” Sander said.
March 27, 2017, 6:58 AM EDT
“You cannot have major changes in major programs affecting things like health care without including Democrats from the very beginning and asking them to be constructive,” Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a former Republican presidential contender, told CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday.
March 27, 2017, 6:14 AM EDT
Democrats did not win the presidency, the House or the Senate last year, but never mind: Democrats are willing to work with Republicans, as long as Republicans go along with Democrats – on health care, tax reform and infrastructure.
March 27, 2017, 5:41 AM EDT
Republicans were unable to pass their repeal-and-partially-replace bill last week, but it’s too early to call defeat, said Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), the chairman of the Freedom Caucus.
March 27, 2017, 4:41 AM EDT
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.), one of the Republicans who opposed the now-tabled House health care bill, says the U.S. health care system is “groaning under the weight of Obamacare, so we have to revisit it.”
March 24, 2017, 10:11 AM EDT
As Republicans prepare to vote on their health care bill, which does not fully repeal Obamacare, a number of Republicans say it's a mistake to put their names to the plan:
March 24, 2017, 9:30 AM EDT
As the House Rules Committee met early Friday morning to discuss a four-page amendment to the Republicans' health care bill, President Donald Trump had a message for Republicans:
March 24, 2017, 7:21 AM EDT
David Moyse, the attorney representing an 18-year-old illegal alien accused of rape, plans to argue that it wasn’t rape at all.
March 24, 2017, 6:43 AM EDT
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), chairman of the House intelligence committee, says the names of American citizens picked up in legal, incidental intelligence collection normally should not find their way into intelligence reports.
March 24, 2017, 6:41 AM EDT
Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), chairman of the House intelligence committee, says the names of American citizens picked up in legal, incidental intelligence collection normally should not find their way into intelligence reports.
March 23, 2017, 11:48 AM EDT
It’s “rookie day” for the Republicans, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told a news conference on Thursday, hours before a planned vote on the Republicans’ repeal and replace plan. It's unclear if the vote will happen.
March 23, 2017, 11:06 AM EDT
“After careful deliberation, I have concluded that I cannot support Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court,” Schumer said. “His nomination will have a cloture vote. He will have to earn 60 votes for confirmation."
March 23, 2017, 10:12 AM EDT
Democrats insist it is inappropriate and offensive for Donald Trump to criticize a federal judge, but listen to what they've said about you, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) told Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing on Wednesday.
March 23, 2017, 8:48 AM EDT
Congressional Democrats, eager to see President Donald Trump's tax returns, have been clamoring for a special prosecutor to look into the Trump team's ties to Russia ever since Trump became president.
March 23, 2017, 7:01 AM EDT
Hours after House intelligence committee chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) announced he has new information about the incidental, but legal, collection of information on members of the Trump transition team, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) called the revelation is “disturbing.”
March 23, 2017, 5:13 AM EDT
Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) and Rep. Dave Brat (R-Va.) discuss the prospects for passing a repeal and replace bill with Fox New's Sean Hannity shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
March 22, 2017, 11:26 AM EDT
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), the ranking member of Judiciary Committee, championed women’s rights on Wednesday, as she questioned Judge Neil Gorsuch at his confirmation hearing. She worried that his reliance on “originalism” would set women back, particularly when it comes to abortion.
March 22, 2017, 7:47 AM EDT
When it comes to repealing and replacing Obamacare, "I think we should do what we said," Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) said on Wednesday.
March 22, 2017, 6:56 AM EDT
"If" is the operative word on Wednesday, one day before House Republicans vote on a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare with a system that conservatives have dubbed Obamacare lite.