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  1. The Latest: Police say 181 arrested at Senate protestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Powhatan Today

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  2. 10 Things to Know for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | MDJonline.com

    Effectively sinking the legislation, Maine Sen. Susan Collins refuses to support the newest plan to tear down the Affordable Care Act.

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  3. The Latest: Police say 181 arrested at Senate protestRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    6, 2017, file photo, Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during the committee's hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Cruz said he's against the Republican bill th... .

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  4. Protester Gameday: Protesters Get Dragged From Healthcare Hearing [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Daily Caller

    The Daily Caller News Foundation covered another action-packed protest Monday afternoon in a must watch episode the of TheDCNF's show "Protester Gameday." Two DCNF reporters covered a massive crowd of protesters that showed up to a Senate Committee on Finance hearing on the recent Republican proposal to repeal major portions of Obamacare.

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  5. Trump Saw Defeat Of Obamacare Repeal Bill ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Daily Caller

    "Looks like [Maine Sen. Susan Collins] and some others will vote against," Trump said in an interview Monday morning on an Alabama radio program. "So we're going to lose two or three votes, and that's the end of that."

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  6. GOP Obamacare Repeal Bid Suffers Death Blow as Collins Says `No'Read the original story

    9 min ago | The Washington Post

    Senator Susan Collins punctured any remaining GOP hopes of repealing Obamacare anytime soon, dealing a fatal blow by rejecting a last-gasp Republican health-care bill. The Maine Republican became the third GOP senator to oppose the measure, issuing a blistering statement signaling she had never been close to backing it.

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  7. Ron Laughery: A tale of two DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    Politics around the world share at least one common trait - the people who seek careers in elected office don't always do what they say they will. Shocking, right? Not really.

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  8. Maine's Collins a 'no' on latest Obamacare repeal bid, likely dooming itRead the original story

    11 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    Who is the best high school football player New Hampshire has ever produced? We could debate that from now until the end of the season and not agree on an answer.

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  9. Fight over young immigrants ensnares aviation billRead the original story

    13 min ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Democratic leaders demanded on Monday that the House take up a bill to help hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants stay in the United State. Former President Bill Clinton told members of the Little Rock Nine that while there is a time to celebrate their accomplishments, more work must be done following the integration of Little Rock Central High School... Former President Bill Clinton told members of the Little Rock Nine that while there is a time to celebrate their accomplishments, more work must be done following the integration of Little Rock Central High School 60 years ago.

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    13 min ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Ex-New York congressman Anthony Weiner is scheduled to be sentenced in a sexting scandal that some blame for Hillary Clinton's presidential loss. Ex-New York congressman Anthony Weiner is scheduled to be sentenced in a sexting scandal that some blame for Hillary Clinton's presidential loss.

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  11. Some Trump advisers used private email for government business: NY TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Reuters

    At least six close advisers to President Donald Trump, including former Chief of Staff Reince Priebus and former chief strategist Steve Bannon, occasionally used private email addresses for government business, the New York Times reported on Monday, citing current and former officials. During Trump's 2016 election campaign, the Republican attacked Democratic rival Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email server for official correspondence when she was secretary of state under President Barack Obama.

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  12. House conservative leader: Fulfill promises or face political danger in a 18Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Miami Herald

    House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. administers the House oath of office to Rep. Mark Walker, R-N.C., during a mock swearing in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, as the 115th Congress began.

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  13. Obamacare repeal appears doomed after key Republican says 'no'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Reuters

    U.S. Senator Susan Collins rebuffed intense lobbying from fellow Republicans and the promise of more money for her state in deciding on Monday to oppose - and likely doom - her party's last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare. The most moderate of Republican senators joined John McCain and Rand Paul in rejecting the bill to end Obamacare, a top priority for President Donald Trump, who pressured Collins in a call on Monday.

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  14. NSA Reveals 100,000 Foreign Nationals Under SurveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    The National Security Agency is currently conducting surveillance on more than 100,000 foreign nationals outside the US, several senior US officials revealed Monday , highlighting cases in which so-called Section 702 authorities have helped the intelligence community identify cybersecurity threats from hostile governments, stop malicious cyberattacks and disrupt ISIS terror plots. Adopted under the 2008 FISA act, 702 surveillance allows the NSA to legally monitor emails and phone calls of foreign nationals outside of the US - but the controversial statute could expire in December if it is not reauthorized by Congress.

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  15. Jimmy Kimmel Responds To Susan Collins 'No' Vote On Graham CassidyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Crooks and Liars

    The Republican efforts to repeal and replace the extremely popular Obamacare with an extremely unpopular Graham Cassidy bill may have just been dealt it's death blow by Senator Susan Collins or Maine. Tonight, as live debate was going on in Congress, Collins declared that she will vote "no" on Graham Cassidy.

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  16. Foes line up against Ohio's removal of inactive votersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Opponents are lining up to urge the U.S. Supreme Court to throw out Ohio's system for removing inactive voters from the rolls. The briefs Monday argue the system is illegal.

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  17. Susan Collins opposes Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill, dooming...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Sen. Susan Collins of Maine announced Monday that she will vote "no" on the latest Republican healthcare bill, all but surely ending the latest effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. Collins joins Sens. John McCain and Rand Paul in opposition, and since two GOP members could oppose the bill for it to pass, the bill is likely dead.

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  18. Sen. Collins opposition all but kills GOP health care driveRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push. The Maine moderate said in a statement that the legislation would make "devastating" cuts in the Medicaid program for poor and disabled people, drive up premiums for millions and weaken protections Obama's law gives people with pre-existing medical conditions.

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  19. Why Republicans' latest Obamacare repeal attempt was doomed from the startRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Washington Post

    Republicans tried to rush through an unpopular bill, largely crafted and edited behind closed doors, that would leave millions more uninsured than current law and that never had nor won the support of moderates and conservatives in their party. In the bill's final days, changes were haphazardly slapped on that seem derived to inspire votes rather than inspire confidence the legislation will improve health-care policy.

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  20. What to know about the Republican runoff for Jeff Sessions' Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

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