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Oct. 24 2017 7:10 PMThe Flake and Corker ShowRetiring Republicans derail a Trump show of unity.
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Oct. 19 2017 5:44 PMThe Senate Has 60 Votes to Stabilize Obamacare. But Will There Be a Vote?
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Oct. 17 2017 8:05 PMSenators Crafted a Bipartisan Deal to Stabilize ObamacareDoes it have a chance?
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Oct. 13 2017 6:26 PMHow the Democrats Can Still Save ObamacareIt’s all about the blame game.
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Oct. 10 2017 6:28 PMThe Lonely War of Bob CorkerThe retiring senator says most Republicans share his Trump criticism. Too bad they won’t back him up.
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Oct. 5 2017 4:29 PMA Meaningless Rumble on Staten IslandFor some reason, Bannon’s getting involved with a New York City congressional primary.
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Oct. 4 2017 3:16 PMA Tiny Sliver of Hope That Republicans Might Consider Doing the Absolute Minimum on Gun Control
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Sept. 29 2017 6:58 PMThere’s Always InfrastructureThe Republican tax plan is already in trouble.
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Sept. 26 2017 6:32 PMObamacare Repeal Will Never DieSee you in 2019.
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Sept. 25 2017 3:34 PMSenate Obamacare Repeal Hearing Overwhelmed by Protests
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Sept. 21 2017 4:00 PMReport: GOP Is Trying to Buy Murkowski’s Obamacare Repeal Vote by Letting Alaska Keep Obamacare
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Sept. 19 2017 5:29 PMMcCain, Collins, Murkowski: Where the Big Three Stand on Obamacare Repeal Right Now
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Sept. 15 2017 5:06 PMRepublicans Are Seriously Getting Optimistic About Passing Obamacare Repeal Again
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Sept. 13 2017 5:41 PMAdvice for Democrats on Single-PayerDon’t lie about it.
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Sept. 11 2017 7:18 PMWhat Steve Bannon Is Up ToHe isn’t targeting GOP incumbents to defend Trump’s honor. He’s doing it for himself.
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Oct. 24 2017 3:42 PMSen. Jeff Flake Announces Retirement in Scorching Speech Against Trump
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Oct. 18 2017 5:18 PMThe Senate’s Only Path to Stabilizing Obamacare Is Flattering Trump’s Ego
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Oct. 16 2017 7:32 PMTrump Is Trying to Take Credit for the Desperate Bipartisan Effort to Clean Up His Health Care Mess
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Oct. 11 2017 6:12 PMBlame MitchConservatives have found a new reason to be really mad at McConnell.
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Oct. 6 2017 5:22 PMDonald Trump's Sabotage of Obamacare Is Reaching Baroque New Levels
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Oct. 5 2017 4:24 PMA Closer Look at the NRA’s Statement on Bump Stocks Reveals the Group Hasn’t Really Budged
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Oct. 3 2017 6:35 PMThe Dreamer “Deal” Is Falling ApartThe Republicans want more. Chuck Schumer is mad. It is unclear what Trump is doing.
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Sept. 27 2017 11:46 AMRoy Moore Is Just the BeginningA parade of defiant, extreme conservatives is on the way to the U.S. Senate.
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Sept. 25 2017 8:55 PMNo Path to 50Graham-Cassidy 2.0 is as doomed as its predecessors.
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Sept. 22 2017 2:08 PMJohn McCain Is a "No" on Graham-Cassidy. It May Be Doomed.
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Sept. 20 2017 2:01 PMIt Wasn’t GridlockThe cynical reason why Republicans called off bipartisan talks to stabilize Obamacare.
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Sept. 18 2017 7:35 PMRand Paul's Obamacare Repeal Vote Is Crucial, and He's Not Budging
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Sept. 14 2017 10:43 AMThere Is No DACA “Deal” Yet
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Sept. 12 2017 5:20 PMThe Last-Ditch Effort to Repeal Obamacare Is Almost Here. Does It Have Any Chance?
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Sept. 8 2017 12:51 PMRepublican-Led Congress Overwhelmingly Approves the Trump-Democratic Debt Deal

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