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  1. UPDATE 1-U.S. Congress to start undoing Obama-era regulations this month -leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Reuters

    Republican lawmakers will begin voiding dozens of new U.S. regulations at the end of the month to fulfill their promise to undo Democratic President Barack Obama's legacy, focusing on environmental and labor rules, the House of Representatives' second most powerful Republican said on Thursday. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said the Republicans who will shortly control both Congress and the White House for the first time in 10 years have made reforming federal regulation a top priority alongside repealing the Obamacare healthcare program and rewriting the tax code.

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  2. Baker defends parts of Obamacare as repeal efforts escalateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Berkshire Eagle

    State House News Service BOSTON - With momentum gathering behind the GOP-controlled Congress's efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Gov. Charlie Baker is standing up for key patient protections in President Obama's signature health care law and urging Congress to avoid moving so fast to scrap the law that it would disrupt insurance markets. Baker, a moderate Republican, wrote to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy this week outlining his thoughts for how to "improve upon the goals" of the ACA, but stopped short of endorsing a full repeal of the health care law that was modeled on the plan put in place in Massachusetts in 2006 to expand access to coverage.

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  3. Can Trump corral GOP on Obamacare?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Christian Science Monitor

    With Trump's declaration that his administration will present a plan to 'simultaneously' repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, will fractious Republicans be able to unite around one specific course of action? House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill Tuesday to discuss efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act. On health care, Donald Trump has spoken.

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  4. Congress to start undoing Obama-era regulations this month: leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Reuters

    Republican lawmakers will begin voiding dozens of new federal regulations at the end of the month to fulfill their promise to undo Democratic President Barack Obama's legacy, focusing on environmental and labor rules, the second most powerful Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Thursday. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said the Republicans who will shortly control Congress and the White House for the first time in 10 years have made reforming federal regulation a top priority alongside repealing Obamacare and rewriting the tax code.

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  5. US Congress to start undoing Obama-era regulations this month - leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Republican lawmakers will begin voiding dozens of new federal regulations at the end of the month to fulfil their promise to undo Democratic President Barack Obama's legacy, focusing on environmental and labour rules, the second most powerful Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Thursday. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy leaves after a meeting with Rep. Paul Ryan on Capitol Hill in Washington October 21, 2015.

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  6. The Latest: Ryan says Trump will come to value intel workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    In this Jan. 10, 2017, photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. For decades, congressional Republicans have pushed to slash the budget and reduce the size of the federal government, especially during the eight years Democratic President Barack Obama was in office.

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  7. Republican-led Senate takes first step to repeal 'Obamacare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Albany Times Union

    The Senate has passed a measure to take the first step forward on dismantling President Barack Obama 's health care law, responding to pressure to move quickly even as Republicans and President-elect Trump grapple with what to replace it with. The nearly party-line 51-48 vote early Thursday came on a nonbinding Republican-backed budget measure that eases the way for action on subsequent repeal legislation as soon as next month.

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  8. Republican-led Senate overnight takes first step to repeal 'Obamacare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The Senate early has passed a measure to take the first step forward on dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law, responding to pressure to move quickly even as Republicans and President-elect Trump grapple with what to replace it with. The nearly party-line 51-48 vote early Thursday came on a nonbinding Republican-backed budget measure that eases the way for action on subsequent repeal legislation as soon as next month.

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  9. How The Donald Could Blow a $100 Billion Hole in California's BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Santa Barbara Independent

    That's How Much Federal Money Now Flows Through the StateThat's how much federal money now flows through the state. For the foreseeable future, there is one and only one political question that truly matters to California: Can Sacramento's dominant Democrats fend off Republican supremacy in Washington? 's Ayn Rand Congress began action on the appointments and wishes of our 46 percent president, the shape and scope of a looming state versus feds brawl over California's progressive policies began to emerge: The $100 billion ante.

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  10. Deficits, debt appear not atop GOP priorities these daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., meets Tuesday with reporters on Capitol Hill. For decades, congressional Republicans have pushed to slash the budget and reduce the size of the federal government, especially during the eight years Democratic President Barack Obama was in office.

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  11. Republicans swallow Democratsa bitter pills in Senate to defend Obamacare repealRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Washington Times

    Senate Republicans fended off attempts late Wednesday to derail their Obamacare repeal effort, preserving their bid to put fast-track legislation on incoming President Donald Trump 's desk as soon as February. Democrats forced Republicans to take a series of politically painful votes along the way, putting them on record as opposing measures that protect rural hospitals and patients with chronic conditions and that preserve money-saving provisions for seniors in Medicare.

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  12. Senate ready to start taking apart Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Boston.com

    The Republican-led Senate is poised to take a step forward on dismantling President Obama's health care law despite anxiety among GOP lawmakers over the lack of an alternative. Senate approval - expected late Wednesday or early Thursday - and then House passage as early as Friday would trigger committee action to write repeal legislation that could come to a vote next month.

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  13. The Latest: Fla. congressman taken from Capitol on stretcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Fredericksburg.com

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  14. The Latest: Tillerson says he'll work with CongressRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The Wichita Eagle

    Retired U.S. Marine Corps General John Kelly on Tuesday delivered a brief opening statement before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on his nomination to be Homeland Security secretary in the Donald Trump administration. "I have never had a problem speaking truth to power," Kelly said.

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  15. An Obamacare Math Problem for House RepublicansRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | National Journal

    As leaders hunt for 218 votes, the repeal plan is facing fire from both the moderate and conservative wings of the GOP. House Speaker Paul Ryan, accompanied by Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, meets with reporters on Tuesday to discuss efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act, following a closed-door meeting with the GOP caucus.

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  16. Ryan: GOP will work on repealing, replacing health lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Herald Star Online

    House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, to discuss efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act, following a closed-door meeting with the GOP caucus.

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  17. McCarthy Vows to Pass At Least Partial Obamacare Replacement by End of FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The Weekly Standard

    A bill repealing and at least partially replacing Obamacare will be presented to President Trump by the end of February, according to House majority leader Kevin McCarthy and House Ways and Means Committee chairman Kevin Brady. The two Republican leaders appeared in separate interviews on the nationally syndicated Hugh Hewitt Show Wednesday morning.

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  18. The Latest: Booker testifies against Trump AG pick SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Kansas City Nursing News

    In this Jan. 10, 2017, photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. For decades, congressional Republicans have pushed to slash the budget and reduce the size of the federal government, especially during the eight years Democratic President Barack Obama was in office.

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  19. State senators urge House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy to 'abandon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Los Angeles Times

    When House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy asked top political figures across the country for input on how to replace the Affordable Care Act, it was unlikely that officials in California, a state that has enthusiastically adopted the healthcare law, would eagerly brainstorm on a potential repeal. Sure enough, top Democrats in the state Senate - leader Kevin de LeA3n of Los Angeles and health committee chairman Ed HernA ndez of West Covina - responded this week with a grim take on congressional Republicans' efforts to unwind Obamacare.

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  20. The Latest: Pelosi 'wondered' what Russia had on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Fredericksburg.com

    House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., left, walks to a closed-door meeting with House Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2017 file photo, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer of N.Y., left, accompanied by Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Democrats planned hours of Senate speeches Monday to condemn the Republican push to obliterate President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, as the chamber's GOP leader stood by his party's plans to void the law and replace it later.

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