If the Senate does vote to take up a health-care bill, “skinny repeal” could be the least common denominator that kicks the can down the road.Senate Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Paul Manafort to Get Him to Testify Publicly This Week
The ex–Trump campaign chair privately met with the Senate Intel Committee on Tuesday, and now may face a public hearing on Wednesday.Texas ‘Bathroom Bill’ a Product of GOP Right-Wing Competition
Why would Texas rush into the kind of “bathroom bill” controversy that was so damaging to North Carolina? It’s about Gregg Abbott’s political future.Anthony Scaramucci Begins Staff Purge in Effort to Stop Leaks
The White House staff can’t leak to the press if there is no White House staff.Report: Donald Trump Will Visit Long Island This Week
Long Island congressman Peter King says he is coming to discuss MS-13.Senate GOP to Reform Health-Care System on the Fly, in a Blindfold
Senate Republicans don’t know what their bill is or what it does. But they’re going to vote on it, anyway.How Trump Can Make His Authoritarian Fantasies Real [Updated]
In one all-too-easy step, the president could free himself from the Russia investigation.Why ‘Medicare for All’ Is a Misleading Term for Single-Payer Health Care
While it’s handy shorthand to describe single-payer proposals as “Medicare for all,” the retirement program might not work that well for everyone.Betsy DeVos Knew How to Wield Power in Michigan. It’s Not Working in D.C.
Who is she? And how did she get to be head of our schools?Ted Cruz Not Interested in Being Trump’s Next Beleaguered Attorney General
He’s already passed on the opportunity to be dragged into the Russia scandal.
Trump playfully threatened to fire a cabinet member, attacked President Obama, and thanked the kids for voting for him in November.John McCain Is Returning to the Senate, Probably to Help Destroy Obamacare
His return on Tuesday, following surgery and a diagnosis of brain cancer, shows Republicans think they’re close to reviving their health-care bill.Senate Candidate Uses Audio of Scalise Shooting in Campaign Ad
Scalise’s staff objected in strong terms.Here We Go: McConnell Schedules Leap-Into-the-Unknown Health-Care Vote for Tuesday
It could be a bluff, or McConnell may have something up his sleeve, but at this point, it seems he’s planning a vote he’ll probably lose.Study Disproves Trump’s Health-Care Promises to GOP Moderates
They’ll take care of the Trumpcare victims for two years, then they’re on their own.Democrats Unveil Populist Economic Agenda for 2018
The Donkey Party promises to secure Americans a “better deal” by taking on Big Pharma and concentrated corporate power.White House Floats Rudy Giuliani As Attorney General
Whether Trump would actually nominate him may not be the point.Trumpcare Is the Worst-Designed Social Policy in History
The domestic equivalent of invading Iraq without a plan for the occupation.Six Key Questions About the Senate Health-Care Bill As the Endgame Approaches
The GOP is still struggling for votes to bring up health-care legislation. If that succeeds, the deal-making and rules-breaking will get serious.Jared Kushner Explains It All
In testimony to the Senate, Kushner gives an innocent explanation for every undisclosed interaction he had with the Russians.