The Senate has passed a motion to proceed on the health care debate.
In June, thousands of aspiring finance buffs took the notoriously tough Chartered Financial Analyst exam. And now the results are in for the first and second level of the test. The pass rate for level two of the exam was up one percent from last year at 47%. Show More Summary
The Senate voted to open debate on the Republican healthcare overhaul on Tuesday, kicking off a furious voting process after a tumultuous arguments among the GOP. A procedural vote to begin debate on the House's healthcare bill passed Tuesday afternoon by narrow by a count of 50-50. Show More Summary
Although permanent water restrictions remain, Fountain Valley residents no longer need to check their calendars for when they can water lawns. On Tuesday, July 18, the city council passed a resolution ending the water alert and returning its regular water conservation requirements. Fountain Valley leaves in place the water saving requirements that have been in place […]
Republican Sen. Rand Paul announced in a series of tweets on Tuesday morning that he will vote "yes" on a motion to proceed to debate on the GOP healthcare bill — as long as the proposal is some "version" of a clean repeal of Obamacare. "This...Show More Summary
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Key movement in the last few minutes that suggests the motion to proceed on Obamacare repeal is likely to pass later this afetrnoon. We don’t have all the undecideds nailed down yet, but a key senator in the saga–Dean Heller (R-NV)–just...Show More Summary
The House of Representatives plans to pass a compromise bill that toughens sanctions on Russia for its alleged meddling in the 2016 election.
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(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Cyclone Noru and gathered infrared data on the cloud top temperatures which gave forecasters an idea of the powerful thunderstorms circling the eye.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bill (all times local):
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Storm Sonca as it began making landfall in Vietnam. Aqua gathered temperature data using infrared light that showed the extent of the strongest storms. Those storms were generating heavy rains that were expected to affect Vietnam, Thailand and Laos.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Tropical Storm Irwin as it was strengthening toward hurricane status. Aqua gathered temperature data using infrared light that revealed the power building within.
When Congress passes a bill to rename a post office, it takes more care than this.
Jonathan Chait: “There is probably no example in American history of Congress and a president attempting to pass major social legislation on this scale with such manifest disregard for its design and effect. It is the domestic equivalent of invading [...]
You know all those health industry lobbyists who say that the American healthcare industry will go broke if it has to take care of the health of Americans? (more…)
The GOP healthcare bill faces an uncertain future in the Senate as it goes up for a vote Tuesday. The Senate is expected to vote on a motion to proceed that would bring up the healthcare bill that passed in the House. At that point,Show More Summary
Kenya Moore‘s grandmother has passed away. The Real Housewives of Atlanta star took to social media to share her loss with her fans and followers by penning a tribute to the woman who raised her. Kenya posted some touching photos with...Show More Summary