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Obama’s Imperial Presidency Now Is Trump’s

Liberals let the Obama presidency’s expanded powers go virtually unchecked. Now Trump gets to enjoy them.<p>For nearly eight years, President Obama …

U.S. Senate panel urges FTC to launch antitrust probe of Mylan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee urged federal antitrust regulators on Monday to launch a probe into whether EpiPen maker Mylan NV broke the law by preventing schools from purchasing competing allergy treatments.<p>EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan …

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What Will Republicans Do about Obamacare Now?

They’ve campaigned against the health-care law for years. Now that they’ve won the presidency and Congress, the path to repeal and replace is still …

5 Glimmers of Hope That Came From 2016 Election

Many of you awoke this morning in a surreal haze. <b>Donald Trump</b> pulled off the single greatest heist of his entire career and landed himself in the …

Republicans maintain control of both houses of Congress

Republicans didn’t just win the White House on Election Day. They also held onto both the House and the Senate.<p>Retaining control of the House was expected, but Democrats had hoped to regain control of the Senate with strong showings in a dozen hotly contested races. They needed a five-seat net …

Trump’s Tax-Cut Plans May Draw Congress to Art of the Deal

Businesses and individuals may get major tax breaks if President-elect Donald Trump can successfully meld his own tax proposals with similar ones …

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Breitbart: No 'amnesty' for Paul Ryan

Populist pro-Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpUN report: North Korea has not stopped nuclear, missile programs NYT columnist Bret Stephens warns of …

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Can Donald Trump and Paul Ryan share the GOP?

House Speaker Paul Ryan would probably like to dismiss Donald Trump's upending of GOP orthodoxy as a fluke. The Wisconsin Republican would surely …

Paul Ryan Congratulates the Guy About to Fire Him

House Speaker Paul Ryan gave a brief television address this morning to congratulate Donald Trump, a man who’s already pledged to unseat him. “This …

Republican Battles Won't End With Election Night Victories

Just seven hours after Donald Trump became president-elect, House Speaker Paul Ryan called for unity.<p>He was referring to the divided country, but he could have just as easily have been talking about his own Republican Party.<p>Until Tuesday, Ryan had been the central figure trying to handle a …

Trump Won the Election. Now Comes the Hard Part

Convincing Congress to support scattershot policies may prove difficult<p>Now that Donald Trump has proved the Washington establishment wrong by winning …

Republicans Just Won the Presidency and Congress. Now What?

What we can expect from the next four years.<p>What was unthinkable yesterday is today’s reality. <b>Donald J. Trump</b> defied all expectations Tuesday night, re-wrote the electoral map, and won the White House. Despite the intra-party civil war that threatened to tear the G.O.P. apart earlier this year, …

How will Trump and Congress get along? Dems and GOP search for answers

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump will be the next president, and Congress has to figure out what that means.<p>Democratic leaders woke up Wednesday facing two years in the wilderness and a big dilemma: Play to the liberal wing of their caucus and battle Trump tooth-and-nail -- or cater to the moderate …

RIP Obamacare: Republicans want to kill the Affordable Care Act as soon as the new Congress starts | Salon.com

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