During Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's Senate confirmation hearings, one case came up repeatedly: A truck driver was fired for leaving his trailer of meat on the side of an Illinois road after breaking down...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 08:02 PM CDT
Koch Network Spending Millions to Stop GOP Health Care Bill
The conservative Koch network is promising to spend millions of dollars to defeat the health care overhaul backed by President Donald Trump and top House Republicans.
The network's leading organizations,...
President Donald Trump said that “many of our best and brightest are leaving the medical profession entirely because of Obamacare.” But the number of physicians has increased since 2010, when the Affordable Care...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 05:59 PM CDT
Schiff Responds to Nunes' Discussions With White House
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) expressed his concerns Wednesday after House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) shared intelligence with the White House before sharing it with the committee. Schiff...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 04:30 PM CDT
Senate OKs Shielding Landowners from Rock Climbing Lawsuits
The top Republican legislative priority in peril, President Donald Trump dangled possible changes to the health care bill Wednesday aimed at placating conservatives threatening to torpedo the legislation. The...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 06:27 PM CDT
Seniors Worry About Loss of Meals Under Trump Budget Plan
Dale Lamphier, 97, never married and her closest living relatives―three nephews―live across the country. About two years ago, she moved to a senior housing complex in Westwood, New Jersey, a town she has...
Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 03:27 PM CDT
Manafort Has Served Top US Pols and a Sketchy Cast Abroad
Pick any decade over the past half-century, and Paul Manafort has had a starring role in the rise (and maybe fall) of somebody big.
This lobbyist/political operative/hired gun has been there for prominent...