The Senate version of the bill proposes heavy cuts to Medicaid funding, gives states the right to weaken protections for pre-existing conditions, temporarily cuts funding to Planned Parenthood, and repeals taxes on wealthier Americans that were used to fund numerous Affordable Care Act's provisions. And it blocks federal funds to Planned Parenthood for one year and for health plans that cover most abortions. This long-awaited proposal marks a big step toward achieving one of the Republican Party's major goals - reversing a key part of President Obama's legacy.
Lisa Desjardins begins our coverage.
Capitol police dragged away protesters from outside the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, right after the Senate released the details of its health care plan.
The Better Care Reconciliation Act would repeal ACA taxes on corporations and individuals who pay for insurance subsidies. And, today, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul and three other Republicanssaid they oppose it as written.
"This is important and welcome news for New Yorkers that the Senate leaders have recognized the burdens placed upon taxpayers for far too long and included our amendment to force Albany to end its unfunded mandate on New York's counties once and for all", Collins said. Avik Roy is a physician and founder of the conservative Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity.
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He could not speak or move voluntarily when he returned, and his doctors said he suffered extensive brain damage. John McCain said hours after Warmbier died on Monday that Warmbier was "murdered by the Kim Jong Un regime".
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They included the claim that Trump had asked Comey to drop an FBI investigation into fired National Security Adviser Mike Flynn. Trump also said that some of the staffers that Mueller has hired for his investigation "are all Hillary Clinton supporters".
"We feel strongly this would set Georgia back from healthcare access for the most vulnerable people in our state and that is definitely something we don't want", says Beth Stephens from Georgia Watch.
The tax was part of Obama's health law, and it has always been unpopular among Republicans, as well as business groups and labor. But it then allows states to ask for waivers to opt out of that requirement.
It also would make it harder for states to provide insurance companies the ability to charge sick people and those with pre-existing conditions more for coverage.
"Senate Republicans weren't making the House bill better".
Mahaffey also criticized GOP leaders for not seeking enough input from the health care industry. The Massachusetts senator took to her social media accounts to accuse "cruel" Republicans of enriching those "who make a lot of money" by shortchanging "30 million kids who get their health care through Medicaid". It also limits the growth of Medicaid and eventually phases out the expansion, which has added more than 400,000 people to the rolls in Arizona. The House's bill factors in age, but not income, when determining how much financial assistance to provide people.
We want to find the best solution for them and their families, "said Michel Barnier, the EU's chief negotiator for Brexit ". Mr Davis said the two sides hoped they could reach an agreement of citizens' rights "reasonably fast".
La région de l'extrême nord du Cameroun fait face à une résurgence d'attaques terroristes après une courte période d'accalmie. L'attentat déjoué de ce matin à Mora prouve à suffisance combien la lutte contre Boko Haram reste ardue pour le Cameroun .
L'indice PMI composite de la France s'est établi à 55,3 en juin, son niveau le plus bas depuis cinq mois, contre 56,9 en mai. Dans le détail, le PMI Flash Services est ressorti à 55,3 contre 57,2 en mai et 57 prévu.
Time Magazine reported that a Russian cyber attack in more than 20 states is worse than initially thought. It's all a big Dem scam and excuse for losing the election!' Trump said during the Twitter rant.
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It's no surprise that Obama came out against the bill, which would eviscerate his signature health care legislation. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., didn't mince words when she ripped into the bill on the Senate floor earlier Thursday.
Opposition sources said that the names of former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi and Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of Dr. To a query about Sena's opposition to the BJP, Mr Thackeray said, "We do not fight for the sake of fighting".
While Republicans have mixed opinions on the bill, Democrats don't: not a single Democratic senator supports it . John Cornyn took to the floor early Thursday to defend the bill against Democratic criticism, U.S.
The Anti-Defamation League called on authorities to probe the slaying of a Muslim girl in suburban Virginia as a hate crime. She was reported missing to police, sparking an hours-long search by authorities in Fairfax and Loudon counties.
The presidential polls it seems is forcing parties to take a call on more than who would be the next President of India. BJP chief Amit Shah had announced Kovind's name as NDA's choice for Presidential candidate on Monday.
Rajak is deputy leader in the state Assembly and member of the JD (U) core committee which decided on Tuesday to support Kovind. JD (U) leaders, however, indicated that there was little likelihood of Nitish Kumar withdrawing his decision for Kovind.
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