Senate opposition to Obamacare repeal bill grows
25 September 2017 | 5:32 am
A proposal by U.S. Republicans to repeal and replace the Obamacare health insurance program suffered serious new setbacks within the party on Sunday, when Senator Ted Cruz expressed his opposition and Senator Susan Collins dug in with strong criticisms of the legislation.
21 Mar 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the National Republican Congressional Committee in Washington commenting on taxes, immigration and the GOP's chances at the mid-term elections.
10 Oct 2018
Republican candidates who attempted to dismantle Obamacare are focusing on their support for a key provision of the law heading into the midterm election.
15 Dec 2018
A federal judge has ruled the 2010 health law known as Obamacare unconstitutional due to a change to US tax law in 2017. Supporters of the law have said they will appeal the ruling.
18 Dec 2018
Former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price react to a federal judge's ruling that the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional.
23 Jan 2019
President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans inserted in their plan to end the government shutdown a provision that sets new asylum limits for Central American minors, making it more difficult to attract enough Democratic votes for the bill to pass.
3 Apr 2019
President Donald Trump abruptly halted a push for an alternative to the Affordable Care Act, saying Republicans would wait until after the 2020 election for a vote on a replacement for Obamacare.
18 Aug 2019
Allison Hoffman, professor at University of Pennsylvania Law School, and Katherine Baicker, dean at University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy, discuss the Affordable Care Act and the state of health care in the United States. They speak with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Balance of Power."
29 Sep 2019
Lindsay Newman, senior research fellow with the U.S. and Americas Programme at Chatham House, discusses the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. She speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
6 Dec 2019
While the president of the United States attends a summit that has got everyone pondering the future of the NATO alliance. Back in Washington, the next phase of the impeachment inquiry has some wondering about the future of Western democracy.
19 Dec 2019
Donald Trump's impeachment vote: Republicans see red
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As the US Senate moves forward on Trump's impeachment trial, Democrats have accused Republicans of trying to rush the proceedings with an "absurdly compressed" schedule that keeps witnesses from testifying.
26 Aug 2020
US Republicans launch their national convention with a full-throated endorsement of President Donald Trump's record, while attacking Democratic candidate Joe Biden. Trump blames the "plague from China" for derailing his administration's progress, and his right-wing firebrand son Donald Jr says Joe Biden is "basically the Loch Ness Monster".
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