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Senate Health Bill: What You Need To Know

Below is a breakdown of some of the ways the Senate bill could affect healthcare coverage in California if it becomes law. The centerpiece of the Senate bill will be a series of major reductions in federal aid for poor Americans who rely on the government Medicaid program and consumers who now qualify for federal subsidies to help them buy private health insurance through the Obamacare marketplace.

Pelosi confident of her caucus' support

That Mr Ossoff did not get a clear majority triggered Tuesday's run-off in which the Republican vote coalesced around Mrs Handel. The ads Handel was running were effectively "undercutting Ossoff's message of change", Welker explained. In this week's election, Georgia voters, many of whom are skeptical of President Donald Trump and his tweets , demonstrated they nevertheless want more from an opposition than rants and adolescent rage over losing an election.

Barack Obama Blasts The 'Fundamental Meanness' Of The Senate GOP Healthcare Bill

But by Thursday afternoon, at least four senators from his own party said they can't support the bill as is. Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada is up for reelection next year. "Let us forget this draft bill". McConnell stitched it together behind closed doors, potentially moving President Donald Trump and the GOP toward achieving perhaps their fondest goal - repealing former President Obama's 2010 statute, his proudest domestic legacy.

Effort to shield some from deportation stays

Reports in The Hill and other news outlets earlier Friday incorrectly said that by rescinding DAPA , the administration was signaling it had made a decision to keep the DACA program in place. Former President Obama's unlawful action was meant to grant five million illegal aliens in the USA lawful-presence status and allow them to apply for work permits.

Judges rule that 'Making a Murderer' confession was coerced

On Thursday, June 22nd, a federal appeals court chose to uphold a Wisconsin judge's decision to overturn Brendan Dassey's murder conviction . The 25-year-old woman's charred remains were found at the Avery family's scrap yard in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, in 2005.

Donald Trump Blames Obama For Russian Election Hacks

Gowdy replied: " Most of the information now available was available in the fall of 2016". "Certainly it's good news that the attempts in 2016 did not change the results of the elections". "It's all a big Dem HOAX! ". In an interview with CBS' John Dickerson in April, Trump initially said he didn't know if Russian Federation was behind the hacking, pointing to the DNC not turning the server over to the Federal Bureau of Investigation .

Toomey noncommittal but upbeat about Senate health care bill

Medicaid covers 74 million people, including children, the disabled and older people living in nursing homes. The House's tax credits were tied to people's ages, a change the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said would boost out-of-pocket costs to many lower earners.

Wednesday weather: Sunny and windy, with highs around 80

Wednesday afternoon highs will be back around normal in the mid-90s with sunny to mostly sunny skies and winds from the east/ southeast at 5-10 miles per hour. Light south wind increasing to 10 to 15 miles per hour in the morning. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Sunday night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.

It's 'not a health care bill'

US Senate Republicans yesterday unveiled legislation that would replace Obamacare with a plan that scales back aid to the poor and kills a tax on the wealthy, but the bill's fate was quickly thrown into question as several senators voiced skepticism.

Muggy and unsettled with showers and a t-storm today

Morning showers plus heat and humidity... It will be very tropical-like to start this weekend as we will see an increase in humidity ahead of a cold front that is tapping the remains of Tropical Storm Cindy . You can follow my updates here and on Twitter @ growingwisdom . While these showers could produce heavy downpours, most of the day will be rain free.

Extremely Dramatic New Video Shows Actual Philando Castile Shooting

Ramsey County in Minnesota released the footage, which shows a frightened Yanez shooting Castile in his vehicle even after Castile told Yanez he wasn't reaching for his firearm. He fired seven shots at Castile just seconds after the 32-year-old told the officer he had a gun. Before Castile finishes that sentence, Yanez has his hand on his own gun and is pulling it out of the holster.

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

And the Democrats can go back to the drawing board. But Democrats in places where Trump was very strong have managed to improve on her results. But all is not necessarily lost for Democrats. The thank you to Trump was Handel's most public show of support of the man who wasn't embraced by many voters in the well-educated suburban Atlanta district in November and who she handled delicately throughout a primary and runoff election to fill the congressional seat vacated by Tom Price to take ...

McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, said, "There's a lot of misunderstanding and still a lot of things that have to be discussed and straightened out, there's no question about that". The group gathered to demonstrate their position that CT lives are "on the line" as Senate Republicans launched their plan in Washington for peeling back former President Barack Obama's health care law.

Establishment candidates prevail in Virginia governor primaries

Although the Democratic contest garnered the most pre-election attention, Gillespie's narrow victory against former Trump state campaign chairman Corey Stewart provided the night's biggest surprise. "This fight will continue, and I'll continue to fight as long as you'll fight with me", Stewart told a roaring crowd of several dozen supporters. Prince William County decided selected a victor Tuesday night in Lt.

Alabama warns of floating fire ants in floods

The governors of Louisiana and Alabama both declared statewide states of emergency ahead of the storm. The track of the storm has moved slightly north, according to Andrew Loconto, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Blacksburg, Va.

Executive Order and Legislation on Apprenticeship Aim to Give Employers More Flexibility

Trump said the aim of the order is to help Americans "find a rewarding career, earn a great living, and support themselves and their families and love going to work in the morning". There are about 500,000 apprenticeship positions in the US, a figure equivalent to less than one percent of the USA workforce. The credit would be available for up to three years per apprentice, and could be claimed once the individual has been employed for at least seven months.

Nabra Hassanen Memorial on Fire

The police's statement on Monday added, "If during the course of this ongoing criminal investigation, information or evidence later surfaces that would indicate this was hate-motivated, detectives would certainly ensure appropriate charges are filed".

SC city puts barricades on parts of ocean street

Gov. McMaster met with local and state law enforcement in Myrtle Beach Thursday. Governor Henry McMaster says the state will be giving resources and sending officers to the city of Myrtle Beach to help combat the problems with violence after the city faced at least five shootings in a three day period.

Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill

Obama reacted to the Senate GOP's plan to repeal Obamacare in a post on his Facebook page late Thursday afternoon. Fixing our nation's health care system shouldn't be a partisan issue. Like the earlier House version , the Senate's bill allows states to choose what they want to make insurance companies cover, instead of covering a list of "essential" health services under Obamacare .

Former US cop who fatally shot black man acquitted

Dominique Heaggan-Brown, right, and his attorney Jonathan C. Smith , left, watch the power point presentation of use of force expert, Robert C. Willis on a video screen during the trial of former Milwaukee officer Heaggan-Brown Monday, June 19, 2017, in Milwaukee.

Four GOP senators to oppose current Republican health care bill

Trump, who campaigned heavily on a pledge to dismantle his predecessor's landmark health care reforms, offered a brief reaction to the bill's release . But in a departure from the House's bill, states can't opt of regulations that now prevent insurers from charging people with pre-existing conditions more for their medical coverage .

Obama slams GOP health care bill and urges its defeat

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is hoping to push the measure through the Senate next week. At least four Republican senators are speaking out against the bill in its current form. They said GOP characterisations of the law as failing are wrong and claimed the Republican plan would boot millions off coverage and leave others facing higher out-of-pocket costs.

Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

Police say two children are still in the hospital after they were seriously injured in a dog attack earlier this week in Lancaster . The children's mother managed to pull the animal off them with the help of neighbors and others, police said.

Senate Republicans Reveal Their Replacement for Obamacare

This bill is better designed than the House version , according to Avik Roy , founder of the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, because it offers more help to older people who can't afford insurance while making coverage cheaper for young healthy people.

Scalise Shooter Had List of at Least 6 GOP Lawmakers' Names

A bartender said he spent many evenings quietly sipping cans of Budweiser by himself.By Tuesday, he seemed ready to come home, asking a mechanic to make sure his tires would survive the trip back to Illinois.That was a day before he sprayed rifle fire at Republican members of Congress as they practiced for a charity baseball game in Alexandria , Va., wounding House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and four others before he was mortally wounded by police.

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake recorded off Guatemalan coast

They were probably just as surprised to learn a few minutes later that the magnitude 6.8 quake had actually happened in 1925. An email alert was also sent out as if the natural disaster had just occurred. The initial alert alarmed people, but a closer look at the alert revealed the very odd date and time . "That's a mistake. It's not real", Caltech seismologist Egill Hauksson told the LA Times .

Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

The lone minor league baseball team now looking for a new home has settled on Amarillo, not Wichita. There is now no information on what major league franchise they'll be an affiliate of. With the move, the RockHounds will now have an approximate 240-mile one-way trip, compared to 325-mile one-way bus ride to San Antonio . Until we see all of that, I have no further comment.

Boeing, AerCap Announce Order for 15 737 MAX 10s

A typical airliner is in service for 20 to 25 years before the cost to maintain causes it to be retired and replaced with a newer more fuel efficient model. The partnership will seek to capitalise on Boeing's strength and reach within the industry and the expertise of Monarch Aircraft Engineering (MAEL), which has been providing maintenance, fix and overhaul services to some of the world's best-known airlines for 50 years.

Michelle Carter, Who Texted Her Boyfriend To Kill Himself, Is Found Guilty

The 18-year-old then took his life by inhaling carbon monoxide in his pickup truck. The night before Roy was found, Carter texted "I thought you wanted to do this". Matthew Segal , the legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of MA, said that while Roy's death was a "terrible tragedy", it was "not a reason to stretch the boundaries of our criminal laws or abandon the protections of our constitution".

Johanna Konta crashes out in second round after defeat by Coco Vandeweghe

Vandeweghe saw off the first set in just 24 minutes, with Konta looking visibly shaken after nearly enduring a bagel at the American's hands. After reaching the final at Nottingham, Konta was hoping for an extended run-in to Wimbledon. Second-seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine was also knocked out at the Edgbaston Priory Club on Thursday after suffering a surprise three-set defeat by Italian qualifier Camila Giorgi.

Baseball shooter had list of 6 names

House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise was the only congressman injured in the shooting . An FBI news release said Hodgkinson took multiple photographs of Eugene Simpson Stadium Park, the scene of the shooting , in mid-April. "Through a review of activity logs at the storage facility", he added, "we determined that the shooter visited his unit more than 43 times between April and June".

"Humpty Dance" rapper Shock G arrested in Wisconsin

It's unclear how police found the drug paraphernalia in the vehicle, but they arrested the now 53-year-old rapper, whose real name is Gregory Jacobs . Jacobs was driving with the car's owner as a passenger. Police have also been wondering why Shock G was in the area even after two days passed by following the concert.

Supreme Court Will Hear Gerrymandering Case

It's that appeal that the Supreme Court is agreeing to hear . The court's five conservative justices voted to stop the redistricting process. The court will hear arguments in Gill v. Finally, there is no question that greatly altering district boundaries makes elections more competitive, and since Republicans have been the primary benefactors of the current wave of partisan gerrymanders , clearly Democrats will disproportionally benefit from redistricting of this kind.

Special education teacher in CT resigns after sexual assault charge

A CT high school teacher was arrested for allegedly having sex " a handful of times " with a special education student, then denying and destroying evidence of the acts. A MARRIED special needs teacher accused of romping with a student in her vehicle had apparently complained she was starved of sex by her husband.

Reform Movement Decries Senate Republicans' Health Care Bill

The Congressional Budget Office hasn't yet released its analysis of the bill , which could also impact votes. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: Obamacare is a disaster. It would also offer more financial assistance to some lower-income people to get private health insurance. The Republican bill isn't a health care plan.