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Supreme Court to hear major challenge to partisan gerrymandering

The state has appealed a lower court ruling, which found that state Republican lawmakers had violated the constitution when they drew up legis...

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Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill

With a majority of 52 senators, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can only afford to lose two "yea" votes on the bill. While discussi...

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Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill

The bill also scales back federal funding for Medicaid - which is more than half the spending for the program at the state level. Democrat...

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Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader

Trump said the victory "was very big", adding "I think I helped a lot". And it's especially true when, as in these examples, no one expects the ...

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What's Next on Health Care Draft in Congress

The plan will eliminate the individual mandate which forces people to buy health insurance or pay a penalty. Ducey has been pressuring the senat...

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Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

Spicer said that instead of pointing fingers at Republican lawmakers, Democrats should look closer to home . Insurers get June subsidies Ov...

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Senate Republicans in a Mad Dash to Pass Healthcare

Schumer reiterated his call for McConnell's 52-seat caucus to meet with Democrats to negotiate an alternative to Obamacare , instead of conti...

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USA lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

Republicans and Democrats fight for bragging rights Thursday in the annual Congressional Baseball game as one unit - Team Scalise. The crowd...

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Cuba Rejects New US Policy, Saying Pressure Will Not Work

Trump has stated that money spent in Cuba must not benefit the military or the state security services, and that reversing the Obama detente ...

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Kevin Durant's non-foul on LeBron James looms large in Warriors' run

Kerr was hired as the Warriors' coach on May 19, 2014 and guided the team to a 67-15 regular-season record and an National Basketball Associ...

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Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress

After his dismissal, Comey leaked shocking details of a series of meetings with Trump , in which the president allegedly asked for Comey's "loy...

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US student released by North Korea is in a coma, family says

He has been under renewed scrutiny since his role came up several times during testimony before the Intelligence Committee last week by James C...

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Steve Kerr on Warriors as NBA Finals Favorites: "Are You Kidding Me?"

The Golden State Warriors are better than 1/2 favorites at Las Vegas and online sportsbooks, and most experts are picking the Western Confer...

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Memorial Day weekend ceremonies are planned for Camas-Washougal area

The ceremony begins at 11 a.m.at Fairview. The marchers will proceed along Third Avenue to Marine Ave. and then go up to Fourth Ave. and along F...

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Rodney Davis statement on CBO's analysis of GOP health care law

Many families who have purchased Affordable Care Act policies have been smacked with skyrocketing premiums and unaffordable deductibles. Are t...

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Trump's budget proposal includes huge cuts to food stamps

President Trump , in budget documents to be released on Tuesday, will propose shrinking spending at non-defense agencies by $1.4 trillion over t...

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Trump budget slams safety-net programs for poor

It also relies on rosy projections about economic growth to balance the budget within 10 years. Many economists are highly skeptical that su...

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