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Top Republican to press for $705 billion defense budget
A powerful House Republican is set to press his case for $705 billion in military spending next year
Q&A: Why a tax overhaul is such a tough job for GOP
Q&A: If Republicans are known for cutting taxes, why has overhauling the tax code turned into such a struggle?
Trump faces likely decisions on two of his top agenda items
Senate Republicans will push for a vote to repeal and replace Obamacare by the end of the week, while the Supreme Court will decide whether Trump's travel ban is constitutional.
Why Republicans are struggling mightily to overhaul tax code
Republicans are struggling mightily to reach a consensus on how to overhaul America's tax system
AP sources: Military to seek delay on transgender enlistees
AP sources: U.S. military chiefs plan to seek a six-month delay before allowing transgender people to enlist in the services
Trump leaving McConnell to handle Senate bill on health care
Trump and his White House team are taking a hands-off approach to the health care bill under consideration by the Senate
Health care poses a test of Trump's work with the Senate
Trump is opting for a more hands-off approach on legislation to dismantle the Obamacare law, putting his faith in Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to deliver a legacy-defining victory
Disability rights advocates join the fight to stop the Senate health care bill
ABC News' Emily Rau speaks to disability rights advocates who were arrested while protesting outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office.
Military chiefs want 6-month hold on transgender enlistments
Officials say U.S. military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before allowing transgender individuals to enlist in their services
Mayors: Look to us, not Washington, for results
America's leading mayors want voters and higher-ranking politicians to look to the nation's city halls for example of government actually working