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Real Estate Firm With Ties To Trump May Build The New FBI Headquarters

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 3:19am

Some critics say Vornado Realty Trust should recuse itself from bidding on the project because of its financial relationship to the president and his family.

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Trump Sued For Allegedly Violating Presidential Records Act

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 5:48pm

Ethics watchdog groups say that White House staffers' reported use of encrypted messaging apps to communicate prevents presidential records from being archived, as required by law.

Ohio Health Insurance CEO Raises Concerns Over Senate GOP Bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:31pm

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Pam Morris, CEO and President of CareSource, about the new health care bill from Senate Republicans. CareSource is the largest provider of Medicaid managed care services for Ohio.

Republican Sen. John Thune Defends Senate Health Care Bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:31pm

NPR's Kelly McEvers interviews Republican Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, who was one of the people who worked on the Senate health care bill, about the last minute negotiations and the finished product.

Senate Republican Leaders Unveil Proposed Health Care Legislation

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:31pm

Senate Republicans unveiled a draft of their health care bill on Thursday. Party leaders are hoping for a vote on the legislation next week.

Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill Reacts To Senate GOP Health Care Bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:31pm

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill about the Senate Republican health care bill.

Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 2:59pm

Senate Republicans are calling their health care bill the Better Care Reconciliation Act. It shares many provisions with the House's American Health Care Act, but goes further in cutting Medicaid.

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Senate Health Care Bill Could Be In Jeopardy As Conservatives Announce Opposition

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 2:23pm

Sens. Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Ron Johnson and Mike Lee all say they oppose the bill in its current form, though they're open to negotiating. Republicans can only afford to lose two votes.

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Trump: 'I Did Not Make, And Do Not Have' Recordings Of Comey

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:34pm

After it was leaked that Trump asked former FBI director James Comey for loyalty during a private dinner, Trump suggested there may have been "tapes" of their conversations.

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Senate Republicans Reveal Long-Awaited Affordable Care Act Repeal Bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:25am

The Senate's long-awaited "Better Care Reconciliation Act" was written largely in secret, with even many Senate Republicans unaware of what was in it.

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Senate GOP Reveals Health Care Bill

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:07am

Senate Republicans have released their health care bill. They are hoping to have a vote before the July Fourth recess.

Is Big Tech Getting Too Big?

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 9:06am

Silicon Valley leaders like Uber's former CEO Travis Kalanick have unprecedented power. At what point should the rest of us push back?

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Trump Administration Faces Pressure To Not Deport Detained Iraqi Christians

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:27am

Many of the nearly 200 Iraqis currently under detention are from the minority Chaldean Christian community, which faces severe persecution in Iraq.

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Rep. Carter Says He'll Consider Senate's Revisions To Health Care Plan

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:43am

The Senate is about to release its plan to overhaul health care. Steve Inskeep talks to Republican Rep. Buddy Carter of Georgia about how the bill might be different from the House version.

Rep. Tim Ryan Says Democrats Need To Start Winning Special Elections

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:06am

Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan of Ohio has been critical of his party's election strategy, saying that their "brand is worse than Trump." He talks to David Greene about the way forward for Democrats.

After GOP Victory In Georgia, Trump Fires Up A Crowd In Iowa

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:06am

It was President Trump's fifth campaign rally since he was inaugurated in January. The frequent return to the campaign trail is a huge deviation from past presidents.

News Brief: Police Acquittal, Trump Rally, Kushner In Middle East

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:06am

An-ex Milwaukee police officer was found not guilty in the shooting death of a motorist. President Trump returned to the campaign trail. Presidential adviser Jared Kushner is working on peace talks.

Senate Republicans Prepare To Release Details Of Their Health Care Plan

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:06am

Negotiations have been going on in secret, with only a small number of members privy to the ins and outs of the bill, but it is widely expected to track the House version that passed last month.

Republicans' Proposed Medicaid Cuts Would Hit Rural Patients Hard

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:00am

Hundreds of rural hospitals are on the brink of closing. The House Republican health plan drastically reduces one of their key sources of funding and the Senate bill is expected to do the same.

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After Georgia Win, A Triumphant Trump Returns To Campaign Trail In Iowa

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:12pm

The president decried the "phony witch hunts" against his administration and returned to plenty of his 2016 classics as he relished in a spate of Republican victories in special elections.

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