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President Obama and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

GOP launches long-promised repeal of Obamacare with no full plan to replace it

Juliet Eilperin, Amy Goldstein, Kelsey Snell | The Washington Post
January 5, 2017
Congressional Republicans on Wednesday launched their long-promised effort to dismantle the Affordable Care Act.

A day of chaos at the Capitol as House Republicans back down on ethics changes

Robert Costa, Mike DeBonis, Philip Rucker | The Washington Post
January 4, 2017
A day of pageantry to open the 115th Congress and usher in a new period of Republican governance was overtaken Tuesday by an embarrassing reversal on ethics oversight.

Senate Moves to Dismantle Health Law

Siobhan Hughes, Kristina Peterson | The Wall Street Journal
January 4, 2017
The Republican-controlled Senate on Tuesday took its first step toward dismantling the 2010 Affordable Care Act.

House GOP Votes To Strip Independence From Congressional Ethics Office

Susan Davis | NPR
January 3, 2017
The House Republican Conference voted Monday night to approve a change to House rules to weaken the independence of the Office of Congressional Ethics.

Donald Trump Names Top Michigan Official to Senior G.O.P. Committee Post

Jonathan Martin | The New York Times
December 15, 2016
Donald Trump announced Wednesday that Ronna Romney McDaniel, the chairwoman of the Michigan Republican Party, would serve as the senior official of the RNC.