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Republicans Say They Won’t Kill ACA without Replacement Bill

Despite promises to repeal Obamacare quickly and decisively, Senate Republicans are beginning to talk about first having an alternative plan in place before taking down the old plan. The trouble started when Senator Rand Paul, a libertarian-leaning law-maker, began to urge his fellow Republicans to vote on a replacement bill at the same time they […]

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Iran Congressional Oversight Bill Passes 98-1

Last Thursday the Senate voted overwhelmingly in favor of a bill that would give Congress the ability to examine, and possibly even reject, any nuclear deal the Obama administration will forge with the government of Iran. The bill was the subject of intense debate which got ugly at times. The fight in the Senate for […]

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Isaac is Not the Only Newcomer Republicans in Tampa Have Their Eyes On

When GOP National Republican Convention attendees do not have their eyes glued to the weather forecast to see when Isaac will be blowing into town, they are noticing the new, up and coming storms approaching the shores of Republican leadership. Among the many delegates and ambitious Republican neophytes at the RNC are five newcomers who […]