WP: Behind closed doors, Republican lawmakers fret about how to repeal Obamacare

WP: Behind closed doors, Republican lawmakers fret about how to repeal Obamacare

By Mike DeBonis January 27 at 11:08 PM PHILADELPHIA — Republican lawmakers aired sharp concerns about their party’s quick push to repeal the Affordable Care Act at a closed-door meeting Thursday, according to a recording of the session obtained by The Washington Post. The recording reveals a GOP that appears to be filled with doubts […]

WP: Paul Ryan widens the crack between Hill Republicans and Donald Trump

WP: Paul Ryan widens the crack between Hill Republicans and Donald Trump

By Amber Phillips January 13 at 11:53 AM Just a week after the election, the cracks were starting to show between Trump and Republicans on some pretty major issues. Now that the election is over and it’s time for Republicans to govern, they appear to be growing wider. Deportation forces? Despite President-elect Donald Trump’s use of the phrase, House Speaker […]

NYT: The Other Kushner Brother’s Big Bet

NYT: The Other Kushner Brother’s Big Bet

By KATIE BENNER JAN. 13, 2017 Just days after the 2016 presidential election, a young venture capitalist called an emergency staff meeting. Prepare for a storm of publicity, he told one of the start-ups that he had helped found. There would be questions about his political affiliations and loyalties, he said. There would be questions about the […]