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What the CBO does and how it gets its numbers

What the CBO does and how it gets its numbers

But both the hard-right and the more moderate wings of the House Republican Caucus rejected that iteration of the bill. That number would jump to 19 million by 2020, and 23 million by 2026 . CBO estimates one-sixth of the population will be in states that use AHCA waivers to substantially alter benefits and community rating. Republican Senator Susan Collins said too many people would lose insurance and that older and low-income Americans would be hurt.


No knowledge of collusion in Trump campaign: Former CIA chief

No knowledge of collusion in Trump campaign: Former CIA chief

Brennan's testimony before the House Intelligence Committee gave a much clearer view of how seriously USA intelligence took the Russian threat, and why the FBI began investigating it in July, well before the American public was aware of the allegations.


Melania Trump Might Actually Be The President's Biggest Source For News

Melania Trump Might Actually Be The President's Biggest Source For News

Mr Trump is under pressure after declaring in March that a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is "maybe not as hard as people have thought". Early in the morning, Trump met with Abbas in the occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem during which he emphasized his commitment to trying to achieve a peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians.



Trump's budget means deep cuts for health care safety net

He says Congress may soon hear from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) about a change in the deadline to raise the debt ceiling. Unless Trump is able to rally broader support and win more funding for construction in another fiscal year, his plans for a "big lovely wall" that he promised during his election campaign last year may not be realized, the aides said .



Iranian president calls USA relations "a curvy road"

Asked about the possibility of direct talks with the U.S. over the mutual issues, the Iranian President said that "we are waiting for the USA new administration to settle, so that we could have accurate view about the ruling group in Washington".


Bond denied for Sean Urbanski after allegedly killing a Bowie student

Bond denied for Sean Urbanski after allegedly killing a Bowie student

Collins is black and suspect Sean Christopher Urbanski is white but because the perpetrator has been linked to a racist Facebook group, "Alt-Reich Nation". Two police officers reportedly found Mr Urbanski sitting on a bench about 50ft (15m) from where Mr Collins was stabbed. He completed his ROTC training and was commissioned last Thursday as a second lieutenant in the U.S.