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May 08, 2017 - 9:46 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Sally Yates, the former acting attorney general fired by President Donald Trump in January, testified in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday, recounting a timeline of her warnings about former national security adviser Mike Flynn to the Trump administration. Yates said...
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May 04, 2017 - 2:49 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- House Republicans have passed their ambitious plan to repeal and replace Obamacare after several fits and starts, sending the measure to the Senate, where it is expected to be significantly revised. The bill passed the House in a narrow 217-213 vote. All Democrats opposed the bill...
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David Tanklefsky
April 27, 2017 - 2:38 pm
About 1,600 employees at Brigham & Women's Hospital are being offered buyouts as the hospital deals with rising expenses and stagnant revenues, a spokesperson confirmed to WRKO News Thursday afternoon. "Our expenses continue to rise while constraints by government and payers are keeping our...
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David Tanklefsky
April 20, 2017 - 12:07 pm
President Donald Trump intends to nominate former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown for the post of Ambassador to New Zealand, according to a statement released by the White House Thursday. Brown suprised the political world in 2010 when he defeated Martha Coakley in the special election for Ted...
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Mike Siegel
April 03, 2017 - 10:21 am
That question is still open to debate. The fiasco surrounding the American Health Care Act demonstrated that it is easier to say “No” than to make decisions and lead effectively. Everything was in place for success. The Republicans asked for control of the House, Senate and Presidency so they could...
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Boston.com Morning Show
February 22, 2017 - 3:23 am
Yesterday, we talked at length about the new disorder 'Post Election Stress Disorder' that many liberals are going through. Maybe at the forefront of this movement... John Podesta, Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman. In a recent chat at a political forum with John Heilemann about the 2016...
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