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The Latest: Trump says new health care law will be 'kind'
President Donald Trump says apprenticeships could match workers with the nation's estimated 6 million open jobs but they are reluctant to spend any taxpayer money on the effort
Trump nominates Republican Marvin Kaplan to NLRB
President Donald Trump has named a Republican attorney to the government's board of referees between unions and businesses as the White House seeks to roll back decisions made during a decade of Democratic control
Top GOP senator seeks action now to steady insurance markets
Sen. Alexander: Trump should guarantee payment of health insurance subsidies
Many Republicans shy away from independent commission on Trump-Russia ties after Comey's firing
Reactions from Republicans in Congress to President Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey are falling into three major groups, with many criticizing the move but stopping short of calling for an independent commission, according to dozens of statements and interviews collected by ABC
Next steps for GOP health plan: Senate plans to write its own bill
While House Republicans celebrated the passage of their Obamacare replacement bill by busing over to the White House’s Rose Garden for a celebratory press conference, their Senate counterparts were already working to manage expectations, declaring they are going to write an entirely separate bill.
Trump blames Democrats for confirmation delays, but red tape is real culprit
In a tweet early this morning, President Trump accused Democrats of holding up the confirmation proceedings of his outstanding nominees, of which there are now two. It is so pathetic that the Dems have still not approved my full Cabinet. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 3, 2017 ] /> A few
Senate Democrats Begin 24-Hour Protests Against Trump's Education Secretary Pick, Betsy DeVos
As the Senate prepared to vote on President Trump’s nominee for education secretary on Tuesday, Senate Democrats began their last-ditch effort to convince one more Republican to vote against her -- a move that would block her confirmation. Led by Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., the ranking member on
The Note: The Legal Showdown Over Trump's Travel Ban
Trump’s First 100 Days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 18 THE BIG STORY: The president who attacked a "so-called" judge over the weekend cares quite a bit about what he’s called himself. So to what end are the insults? As the Trump administration digs in for a legal fight over a
Pence Responds on Whether Administration Should Repair Obamacare Instead of 'Repeal and Replace'
ABC News' George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with Vice President Mike Pence on "This Week."