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The Note: Will the real Donald Trump please stand up on health care
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY The CBO crunched the math and it's not looking good. By its estimations, 22 million more people would be uninsured by 2026 under the Senate Republican health care bill than under current law. Ouch! Sen. Susan Collins of Maine is the latest Republican to come out against
Full text of Democratic response to President Trump's address to joint session of Congress
Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear delivered the Democratic response to President Donald Trump's first address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday. Here is the full text of Beshear's remarks, as prepared for delivery. Beshear delivered the remarks from a diner in Lexington, Kentucky. I’m
Democratic response: Former Kentucky Gov . Steve Beshear
A key proponent of the Affordable Care Act, Beshear delivers the Democratic response to President Trump's joint address to Congress.
Steve Beshear : Trump 'eroding our democracy' when he attacks judiciary, intel community
Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear , who has been picked to deliver the Democratic response to President Trump 's address to a joint session of Congress tonight, will argue that every Republican idea to replace the Affordable Care Act "would reduce the number of Americans covered, despite promises
The Note: Previewing Trump’s big speech to Congress tonight
Trump’s first 100 days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and VERONICA STRACQUALURSI Day No. 40 The big story: Call it optimism, Trump-style. The White House is promising an “optimistic vision” in President Trump ’s first address to a joint session of Congress . But keep in mind that similar words were used to
In Kentucky , a Trump stronghold, many fear losing Obamacare
Leah Briemer was recently flipping through old family photos at her Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, home, reliving old memories. Briemer can attest that life’s best moments can’t be taken for granted. “Our ‘Leah may not be here next year’ picture,” Briemer said, holding a photo of herself taken in 2015.
Storylines to watch when President Trump addresses Congress
The White House is promising an “optimistic vision” and a “bold agenda” from President Trump when he speaks in front of a joint session of Congress Tuesday night. This president, of course, knows prime time. But this will be a speech unlike any he has given before. Here is a glimpse at some of the
Astrid Silva: Meet the woman delivering the Democratic response to Trump in Spanish
Immigration activist Astrid Silva will be delivering the Democratic response to President Donald Trump 's address to a joint session of Congress in Spanish on Tuesday night. Silva marks the first time a Spanish response will be delivered rebutting a president’s first address to a joint session of
Steve Beshear : Everything you need to know
Beshear, a former governor of Kentucky, will deliver the Democratic response to Trump's first address to Congress.
Democrats to highlight a red state's success with Obamacare in response to Trump speech
President Trump 's first major congressional address this week will be met with a Democratic response highlighting the success of Obamacare in a state that Trump won. Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear , a strong supporter of Obamacare and Medicaid expansion , will deliver the Democrats ' rebuttal