Senators Just Reached A Bipartisan Deal To Save The Obamacare Subsidies Trump Killed
The deal would fund insurance subsidies for low-income Americans for the next two years while allowing states to be exempted from more Obamacare rules. It would not change protections for people with preexisting health conditions, say its authors.
Shutdown Deal Includes Nearly $3 Billion For Kentucky Dam Project
"According to the Army Corps of Engineers, 160 million taxpayer dollars will be wasted because of canceled contracts if this language is not included," said Sen. Lamar Alexander, one of the authors of the language. The project has long had the backing of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell as well.