Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delaysBeginning Monday evening, the Democrats will use Senate procedures to try to block business both on and off the Senate floor. The GOP-run House narrowly approved its version of the legislation last month.
23 June 2017
Democratic lawmaker criticizes party brand, PelosiLujan distributed a memo to members that declared "the House is in play" and ticked through polling and recent trends. Having Pelosi as the face of the party "makes it a heck of a lot harder" to win House seats, said Rep.
GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumblingInstead, the lawmaker said, the legislation is being put together by the staffers of the Senate's GOP establishment leaders. The Senate healthcare bill is being crafted by one senator - Mitch McConnell , along with a coterie of aides.
24 June 2017
Two Lucrative Ways to Play the Amazon/Whole Foods Buyout TodayWhile the potential deal has ratcheted up uncertainty for Whole Foods and its workers, it's clear that something needed to change. The move by Amazon to offer live sports online is just one of the Seattle-based online retailer's recent moves into new markets.
76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draftAlso on the team are centers Jahlil Okafor and Joel Embiid , who were selected No. 3 overall in 2015 and 2014, respectively. Via Brooklyn , LA drafted power forward Kyle Kuzma with the no. 27 pick, who was a junior at Utah.
20 June 2017
Dettori ruled out of Ascot with arm injuryTaking place this year from June 20-24, Royal Ascot will feature 19 graded stakes races and nearly £6.6m (€7.5m/$8.4m) in purses. Their first major clash of the week will occur when 2,000 Guineas one-two Churchill and Barney Roy lock horns again.