For example, 77 percent said they were in favour of expanding Medicaid to low-income families, and 43 percent said they favoured requiring U.S. residents to own health insurance. Republicans are already bracing for electoral repercussions should they not fulfill their campaign promise of repealing Obamacare , but now they are also aware of potential consequences for not providing better, affordable options for their voters.
Similarly, Trump Jr.'s lawyer Alan Futerfas said, "I have no evidence to support that theory" regarding Trump dictating the statement. The Washington Post first reported that Mr. Donald Trump himself once demanded , at a press conference, that Ryan set up a meeting with the Congressional Black Caucus, presumably when she saw them at the next Weekly Every Black Person Barbecue.
In April, Trump threatened to end the federal payments to health insurers if Democratic lawmakers refused to negotiate over the healthcare bill. Mulvaney said it is only "fair" that members of Congress, who participate in the ACA exchanges but receive special subsidies, to follow the exact law that members of the public are following.
Media outlets in India have reported that Chinese soldiers moved as far as 1km into the Indian region before they retreated. In the opinion piece it have been mentioned that India has several advantages in the sphere of worldwide opinion chiefly because the chief among them being the fact that it's a Western-style democracy.
Tarrant County Community College will be posting signs around campus to educate students on where you can, and cannot carry under the law. Campuses have had a year to prepare for the new law, which does allow them to designate certain areas as gun free.
The remains of Aramazd Andressian Jr. were ultimately discovered on June 30. "Today marks the beginning of an end to this terrible tragedy and the hope that in the future, the family - and not just the mother's side, but also the father's side of the family - can begin to get what closure they can from this tragedy", he said.
Noble said " Jeff Flake has always been Jeff Flake ", someone who is not afraid to speak his mind. "My primary job is to work with the White House in the best interests of my constituents and the country, so I don't really understand this argument that our job is to stand up to the president or to somehow oppose him", said No.
But after all that has been spent so far, he is hopeful Georgia will see a return on the billions already spent that SC might not. Construction of the two nuclear reactors at the V.C. "We simply can not ask our customers to pay for a project that has become uneconomical". Cost overruns doubled, however, because of construction delays and safety requirements.
It remains unclear who will become the new White House Communications Director . "That's not even a whole pay period", the comedian added. Colbert said . "The guy got fired before the job began". You can email me here with questions and suggestions and concerns (and links, if you've read anything good this week!); and if you're reading this online you can sign up here to get this in your inbox every week.
Sri Lanka has always co-operated with India and therefore India will make a reciprocal short tour for the Independence Cup. The series was originally scheduled in March-April next year, but with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) hosting the Independence Cup at that time, the BCCI has agreed to the preponement, also with an eye to fill the Pakistan void.
The Department of Homeland Security said Tuesday it is waiving certain environmental laws to expedite border construction projects, as President Trump keeps pushing for a U.S. The announcement follows concerns raised by conservation groups and Democrats that border barriers would hurt the environment. Homeland Security officials said the refuge testing was part of broader work by the Army Corps to prepare for fencing the department wants to build.
It turns out, this weird and twisted video is connected to an MTV reality show, because the star of the show - Alex Kompothecras - is reportedly friends with one of the individuals in the video. It has nearly 6,000 likes. The FWC was alerted to the shark-dragging video on July 24, and began looking into it. Florida Governor Rick Scott called the video "heinous and sickening", according to CBS 12 .
Speaking at a rare appearance before the press at the state department, Tillerson stressed that while China did have a great deal of potential leverage on Pyongyang, "we certainly don't blame China for the situation in North Korea ". "And we're trying to convey that to the North Koreans". "We felt the appropriate thing to do first was to seek peaceful pressure on the North Korean regime to have them develop a willingness to sit and talk with us and others, but with the understanding that a ...
Chris Christie signed a bill that eliminates life sentences for young offenders. The high court barred states in 2012 from imposing mandatory life without parole on minors convicted of murder. On July 11, the court, in a 5-1 ruling, ordered a new sentencing hearing for Jason Carr, who got life in prison for the 1983 killing of his brother, stepmother and stepsister when he was 16.
Wray was Trump's choice to lead the FBI after he chose to fire Comey - a controversial decision which led to the appointment of special counsel Robert Muller to take over the bureau's investigation into Russian interference in last year's elections and possible collusion between top aides to the Trump campaign and Russia.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz sole candidate for the office of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi , Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah, Syed Naveed Qamar (PPPP), Sheikh RashId Ahmed (PTI-PML-Q), Sahibzada Tariqullah (JI) and Kishwar Zehra (MQM) contesting for the slot of Prime Minister.
That will happen on the field over the next two months. The move earned the Bronx Bombers a heap of praise from experts, many of whom now view them as a lock to keep the Red Sox at bay and win their first AL East title since 2012. "I think the biggest thing is we need for our guys that are now here to get back on track", Farrell said. "I think the Golden State Warriors have significantly made some moves".
After being heckled , Christie leaned down to the seated fan, Brad Joseph , got with in inches of his face, and asked him if he felt like a "tough guy". "(He) was yelling at me", Joseph said. "I've always said this, whether its been at my town meetings or any place else, if you give it, you're going to get it back", he said.
The woman's claims were submitted by defense attorneys in a defamation lawsuit Rose filed previous year against John Dowd , a well-known Washington lawyer. "Dowd can't defend his own actions here - so he is distracting". Dowd's attorneys also brought up public accounts about what they called Rose's "sexual indiscretions", including excerpts from a 1997 biography that said Rose "flaunted his affairs openly", even in front of his family.
Like the erstwhile Planning Commission, NITI Aayog is also chaired by the Prime Minister of India. The new body, known in Hindi as NITI Aayog, was to function as an enabler for the central and state governments in implementing policy decisions and at times advising the centre and the 29 state governments on the best economic choices available.