“I’m very worried. There are members of Congress who are skittish,” said one patient advocate.
Even modest measures to expand background checks after deadly shootings have failed to win enough Republican support to make it through Congress.
The announcement comes as the high cost of drugs is becoming a major issue in Congress and on the campaign trail.
What Happens If Obamacare Is Overturned In An Election Year? Senate Republicans Say To Trust Congress.
Republicans say a split Congress would be able to pull off comprehensive health reform in an election year. Democrats say they’re delusional.
Former special counsel Robert Mueller warned that the Russians are attempting to get involved in the American elections saying, "they’re doing it as we sit here."
As Trump distanced himself from the chant Thursday, Democrats said they’re working to protect Omar and other members of Congress.
A new bill would crack down on secretive contract clauses that drive up hospital costs and hide the details from patients.
Congress has until the end of the month to negotiate a multibillion-dollar deal to care for unaccompanied minors at the southern border, but Republicans and Democrats are fighting over the details.
Robert Mueller Said He Shouldn’t Testify Before Congress, But House Democrats May Not Give Him A Choice
House leadership may need to call Mueller to placate rank-and-file members as the number of House Democrats calling for impeachment proceedings against Trump rises above 50.
The bill has been delayed for months as Congress squared off against Trump over aid for Puerto Rico.
Communities across the country struggling to recover from natural disasters will have to wait a bit longer for federal relief.
Nancy Pelosi and members of House leadership are pushing back on impeachment. But they are on the record accusing Trump of committing crimes and cover-ups, and their party is demanding a response.
Rep. Chip Roy of Texas argued the disaster aid bill is not “fiscally responsible.”
The deal includes close to $1 billion in funding for Puerto Rico that Trump had objected to. The Senate passed the bill Thursday and Trump is expected to sign it by the end of the week.
Advocates Say Mitch McConnell’s Anti-Smoking Bill Is Flawed And Will Be Exploited By Tobacco Companies
“It creates the opportunity to push for undoing.”
Nancy Pelosi Is Accusing Trump Of A Cover-Up, But Tells Democrats To Hold Off On Impeachment For Now
A growing number of Democratic members of the House are calling to start an impeachment inquiry, but one party leader warned that “might tear the country apart.”
McConnell, the Senate majority leader, introduced a new bill would help address the “epidemic” of vaping among school-age children.
Members of Congress in both parties believe the American health care system is badly broken and needs reforms, but it appears likely nothing will be done any time soon.
The full House will now have to vote to hold the attorney general in contempt. The committee’s move comes shortly after President Trump asserted executive privilege to prevent Democrats from obtaining the full report.
Children across the country aren’t able to leave the juvenile criminal justice system when administrative fines and fees pile up. A new bill in Congress would end this.