A conversation between Sens. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, and Jack Reed, a Rhode Island Democrat, was captured by a hot mic after a subcommittee meeting, in which both are heard being critical of the Trump administration.
Eight people were found dead in a tractor-trailer loaded with at least 30 others outside a Walmart store in Texas’ stifling summer heat in what police are calling a horrific human trafficking case. A ninth victim died at the hospital.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has mentioned working with Democrats if he can’t muster enough support to advance his ObamaCare replacement legislation. After seven years of Republican attacks on the Affordable Care Act, however, that might be difficult.
Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, resigned Friday after denouncing chaos in the West Wing and telling President Donald Trump he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of the New York financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director.
An example of some of the hyper-focused advocacy that opposition to "repeal and replace" has encouraged from local groups like Midlands Indivisible, the group responsible for this parody. The video was released by Midlands Indivisible as group Indivisible groups around SC held coordinated protests in each congressional district against the bill that was pulled before a Senate vote.
Marry You for Health Care - Bruno Mars parody
Why Rep. Rick Quinn was indicted
SC Gov. Henry McMaster wants a new way to fund pension plan
Gov. McMaster opposing gas tax to fix South Carolina roads