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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:16:00 -0400President Trump co-wrote the book on making a deal in 1987. But the former businessman couldn't deliver on overhauling health care.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:14:00 -0400Republicans pulled their health care bill on Friday after failing to secure enough votes for it to pass in the House. In a statement, President Trump said he wanted to move onto tax reform.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:09:00 -0400Republicans pulled their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act on Friday after failing to secure enough votes for it to pass in the House of Representatives.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:39:00 -0400A Pennsylvania jury convicted Graham Spanier on Friday of one of three counts against him for his handling of sexual abuse allegations against disgraced assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:13:00 -0400NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Republican Rep. Bradley Byrne about the decision to pull the Republican health care bill on Friday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:54:00 -0400President Trump spoke from the Oval Office on Friday after Republican leaders made the decision to pull their health care bill that was designed to replace the Affordable Care Act.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:44:00 -0400The directions, in four memorandums sent last week, require social media checks on certain applicants and instruct consular officials to identify "populations warranting increased scrutiny."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400Women's hockey holds its world championship next week. The defending champion U.S. will send a team, but the starters are boycotting. The first team, led by captain Meghan Duggan, says it will sit out the championship if players don't get better pay and support from USA Hockey.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has volunteered to testify before the House Intelligence Committee as part of its investigation into potential ties between Trump aides and the Russian mischief in the 2016 presidential campaign. But partisan rancor and unusual revelations threaten to derail the committee's investigation — or at least, per critics, its credibility.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400According to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, President Trump "left it all on the field" in terms of his efforts to gain support for the Republican bill to repeal and replace Obamacare.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400With AHCA coming to the house floor for a highly anticipated vote, some of the biggest stake holders that are closely following the health care political circus are health insurance companies around the country. NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Professor Sabrina Corlette of the Center on Health Insurance Reforms at Georgetown University about what she has heard from the health care industry.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400House Republican leaders have pulled their bill to replace the Affordable Care Act after it became clear they did not have the votes to pass it.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400The sovereignty of a Native American tribe in Washington state is in jeopardy. This comes after the tribe disenrolled about 15 percent of its members — members it says don't belong.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400NPR's Audie Cornish talks to political commentators Kimberly Atkins of the Boston Herald and Guy Benson of Townhall.com for the about the controversy surrounding the House Intelligence Committee, the debate over the GOP health care bill and Democrats' plan to filibuster Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Noam Levey, who covers national health care policy for The Los Angeles Times, about why essential health benefits became such a sticking point in the health care debate.