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Jim Newell is a Slate staff writer.

The Slatest
July 21 2017 4:39 PMAnthony Scaramucci Loves All of You, Even You Hacks in the Press
Politics
July 20 2017 6:55 PMCan Republicans Do the Impossible on Health Care?Probably not but maybe.
The Trumpcare Tracker
July 19 2017 3:37 PMIs It Really, Truly, Utterly Dead?Surely even Mitch McConnell can’t resurrect the health care bill now.
The Slatest
July 17 2017 9:07 PMThe Senate’s Latest Health Care Bill Is Dead. Is Trumpcare, Too?
The Trumpcare Tracker
July 17 2017 6:21 PMThe World’s Most Ironic Health ScareDoes the delay caused by John McCain’s surgery make the health care bill more or less likely to pass?
Politics
July 13 2017 7:07 PMWill Anyone Actually Kill This Bill?Two senators announce they will not vote for Trumpcare. The third no vote, though, is mysteriously missing.
The Trumpcare Tracker
July 12 2017 5:02 PMA Possible Plan BIs there any hope of a bipartisan compromise to fix Obamacare?
The Slatest
July 10 2017 4:38 PMGOP Senators Return From Recess to Find Even Worse Prospects for Their Health Care Bill
The Trumpcare Tracker
June 30 2017 3:26 PMCan Ted Cruz Smash the Senate Health Care Logjam?The newest potential path to passage comes from an unlikely source.
Politics
June 29 2017 6:52 PMAbout That Tax Cut for the RichRepublicans are now seriously considering keeping the Obamacare investment tax after all.
The Trumpcare Tracker
June 28 2017 4:12 PMWhy the Republicans’ Fantasy Health Care Timetable Crashed Into RealityHow many holdout senators are persuadable?
The Slatest
June 26 2017 7:51 PMThe Senate Health Care Bill Is Stalled. What Now?
The Slatest
June 23 2017 3:45 PMRepublican Sen. Dean Heller Trashes Senate Health Care Bill, Says He’s a “No”
Politics
June 22 2017 7:17 PMWe Know How This EndsDissent is all part of the script. Trumpcare is right where Republicans want it.
The Trumpcare Tracker
June 21 2017 4:09 PMWill the Senate Parliamentarian Halt the Republican AHCA?How abortion politics and Mitch McConnell’s love of the filibuster affect the legislation’s chances.
The Trumpcare Tracker
July 21 2017 3:59 PMNobody Knows AnythingRepublican leaders don’t have a bill, but they’re still pushing senators to vote next week.
The Slatest
July 19 2017 5:42 PMSenate Republicans Don't Even Know What Health Care Bill They'll Be Voting on Anymore
The Slatest
July 18 2017 12:31 PMRepublicans’ “Repeal-Only” Plan Is Dead Now, Too
Politics
July 17 2017 6:23 PMTrumpcare’s New RoadblockHow Republican governors could derail the health care bill.
The Trumpcare Tracker
July 14 2017 4:17 PMSlush Funds for AllMitch McConnell throws money at moderate Republicans to win their support for Trumpcare.
The Slatest
July 12 2017 5:31 PMGet Ready for the "New" Senate Health Care Bill  
Politics
July 11 2017 7:20 PMIt All Comes Down to Ted CruzCan the conservative senator’s Trumpcare amendment be tweaked enough to placate moderates and save the bill?
The Trumpcare Tracker
July 10 2017 2:46 PMIs Trumpcare Doomed?At least a dozen Republican senators currently oppose the bill.
The Slatest
June 30 2017 12:12 PM“Repeal First, Replace Later” Is Back. Let’s Remember Why That Was Stupid.
The Slatest
June 29 2017 5:07 PMNew CBO Report on Trumpcare Lays Out the Long-Term Damage the GOP Hoped People Wouldn't Notice
Politics
June 27 2017 6:56 PMThe Bill LivesGOP senators delay the health care vote, but Trumpcare is still very much in play. 
The Trumpcare Tracker
June 26 2017 4:58 PMCounting the “No” VotesDoes the GOP bill allow states to spend Medicaid funds on stadiums?
The Trumpcare Tracker
June 23 2017 2:36 PMAn All-Out Assault on MedicaidThe Senate health care bill does to Medicaid what Republicans did to welfare in the ’90s.
The Slatest
June 22 2017 1:12 PMRight on Schedule, Senate Conservatives Are Throwing a Fit Over Health Care
Politics
June 20 2017 7:25 PMNo Time to TalkAwaiting the Senate’s health care “discussion draft” with only a few days left to discuss.

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