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Watch: PAC runs 'thank you' ads for vote that never happened.

Conservative PAC American Action Network released a series of ads thanking members of Congress for voting to replace the Affordable Care Act with the American Health Care Act, which did not occur.

- Washington Post - US

Trump trade doubts send dollar, shares tumbling.

LONDON - The dollar and share prices tumbled on Monday, as investors worried that U.S. President Donald Trump's defeat over healthcare reform foreshadowed difficulties delivering other key campaign promises, in particular tax cuts and spending.

- Reuters - US

Sterling jumps as markets retreat on doubts over Trump reforms.

Markets started the week in sell-off mode as investors around the world took in the aftermath of US President Donald Trump’s failure to force through healthcare reform. Sterling gained aggressively against the US dollar on Monday morning with the pound rising to highs of $1.2580 after finishing last week almost a ...

- City AM - UK

Chuck Schumer is jumping on Trump's new openness to working with Democrats.

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for repairing former President Barack Obama's health care law. Schumer ...

- Business Insider - US

Schumer seizes on Trump team's offer to work with Dems.

President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for repairing former President Barack Obama's health care law.

- WRAL.com - US

Trump Aides: Judge Jeanine Tweet Just 'Coincidental'.

President Trump has a good relationship with Paul Ryan despite the American Health Care Act fiasco—and despite a tweet from Trump urging people to watch Judge Jeanine on Fox, who called for Ryan to quit, aides to both men say. On Saturday night, host Jeanine Pirro opened her show,...

- Newser - US

Schumer seizes on Trump team's offer to work with Dems.

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for repairing former President Barack…

- Billings Gazette - US

Trump blames party hardliners for health debacle, as more battles loom.

WASHINGTON, DC, United States — Donald Trump yesterday squarely blamed his Republican party’s ultra-conservative wing for the most stinging defeat of his young presidency, holding it responsible for the failed attempt to repeal Obamacare in a way that may signal bruising battles ahead over taxes and spending.

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Schumer Seizes on Trump Team's Offer to Work With Democrats on Health Care.

President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for repairing former President Barack Obama's health care law. Schumer said Sunday that Trump must be willing to drop ...

- Voice of America - US

With health care dead, Trump and GOP turn to taxes, shutdown threat.

This week, the Trump White House and Republican-led Congress plan to dust themselves off from a bruising self-defeat on a GOP health-care bill and begin work on reforming the tax code, something that hasn't been done in some 30 years. The failure of the health-care plan will likely curb the ambition of the tax overhaul, for ...

- The Week - US

Mulvaney on health care loss: 'Rotten' Washington won.

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney on Sunday lamented that the latest push to repeal and replace the Affordable Care act had failed because Washington was 'lot more rotten' than the Trump administration had thought. Though Mulvaney, a former South Caroline representative and House Freedom Caucus member, emphasized ...

- POLITICO - US

White House looks to rack up wins after health care calamity

Expect executive orders on trade, energy and environmental regulations — and outreach to moderate Democrats.

- POLITICO - US

Trump Blames Democrats, Far Right For Health Care Defeat

Rep. Ted Poe resigned from the Freedom Caucus, saying just refusing to pass legislation is no way to move the country forward.

- Yahoo! News - US

The Feuding Kleptocrats

By Chris Hedges While the power elites—inside and outside of government—squabble over corporate health insurance they are demolishing the remnants of democratic institutions and programs. Related Entries January 11, 2006 Site Preferences March 26, 2017 Neil Gorsuch and the Deconstruction of the Administrative State

- Truthdig - US

What's Next For Health Care On The Hill?

It could be a tough week for President Trump and Capitol Hill, after struggling to pass the health care replacement bill. Jim Hobart, a Republican pollster, talks us through what to expect.

- NPR - US

Health Care On Hold As Trump Administration Turns To Climate Change Regulations

After last week's failed repeal of the Affordable Care Act, President Trump and Republicans in Congress turn their focus to regaining momentum in the days ahead. A look at what's on the agenda for Congress and the Trump administration.

- NPR - US

U.S. equity futures at six-week low after Trump healthcare setback

S&P 500 e-mini futures were down over 0.65 percent, shortly after electronic trading resumed on Sunday evening. Volume of more than 17,000 contracts in the first 30 minutes marked the heaviest trading activity to kick off a week since Trump took office. U.S. Treasury futures were up 0.18 percent Sunday, indicating that ...

- Yahoo! News Finance - US

Stocks stumble on U.S. policy woes; Trumpflation trades suffer

U.S. stock futures and the dollar fell on Monday while Asian markets struggled as President Donald Trump's failure on healthcare reform raised questions about his ability to push through tax cuts and fiscal spending to boost the economy. The depressed mood is set to pull European stock indexes down at the open with main ...

- Yahoo! News Finance - US

Key Words: Trump called this guy as health bill finally collapsed: 'Hello, Bob'

As Republican leaders threw in the towel on the bill to repeal Obamacare, the president picked up the Oval Office phone to tell a reporter at an outlet he's criticized as spreading fake news' — before addressing the American people.

- Marketwatch - US

Metals Stocks: Gold rises to highest level in a month after GOP health bill flops

Gold futures jump Monday, building on their two-week advance and touching their highest level in a month. Analysts say the metal is benefiting from haven demand as investors are spooked by GOP leaders failing to repeal and replace Obamacare

- Marketwatch - US

Currencies: Dollar falls to lowest level in 4 months after health bill is pulled

Dollar hit hard as market reacts to the failure of a Trump-backed measure to repeal Obamacare.

- Marketwatch - US

White House signals turn toward Democrats for next legislative hurdle

The Trump administration has voiced willingness to work with "moderate Democrats" after a defeat on health care. Democratic leaders have urged the White House to reject conservative hard-liners if it wants their support.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

World › Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Democrats

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama's health care law, as aides signaled a greater willingness to work with moderate Democrats on upcoming legislative battles from the budget and tax cuts to health care. On…

- Japan Today - JP

Schumer seizes on Trump team's offer to work with Dems

WASHINGTON " President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Rupee hits near 1-1/2 year high; bonds rally, shares fall

MUMBAI - The rupee hit a nearly 1-1/2 year high against the dollar on Monday, tracking gains in Asian currencies after U.S. President Donald Trump's failure to pass a healthcare reform bill raised concerns about the chances of a U.S. fiscal stimulus.

- Reuters - US

Trump attacks his own side after health care bill failure

Trump takes to Twitter to attack conservative lawmakers for the failed Republican bill to replace Obama's health act The post Trump attacks his own side after health care bill failure appeared first on Macleans.ca.

- Macleans.ca - CA

Trump blames GOP conservative faction for blocking healthcare bill

President Trump on Sunday took hard-line congressional Republicans to task over last week's failed attempt to push through a healthcare overhaul measure, but the principal target of his Twitter broadside declined to engage in any sparring with the White House, instead emphasizing the need to move...

- Los Angeles Times - US

Ottawa rushing to draft marijuana legalization bill ahead of 4/20: sources

A senior federal official says preparing legislation has exposed a number of divisions on key issues between the Health, Justice and Public Safety departments

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Asian stocks weaker as US health overhaul failure lingers

SEOUL, South Korea " Asian stocks got off to a weak start on Monday as caution among investors prevailed with lingering doubts about the future policy agenda of the new U.S. administration following the health care reform failure.KEEPING...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

NBC's MTP Takes a Hatchet to 'Area 51' Freedom Caucus and Cruel GOP

In the wake of the failure of the House GOP’s health care legislation on Friday, blame was being hurled all over Washington. And during Sunday’s Meet the Press on NBC, the panel joined in and savagely began tearing into the different factions of the Republican Party on the Hill. “That loss isn’t on ...

- NewsBusters - US

Pence's strange claim that selling health insurance across state lines would be like car and life insurance

White House officials don't seem to know that all insurance products are regulated by state insurance commissioners.

- Washington Post - US

Asian stocks weaker as US health overhaul failure linger

SEOUL, South Korea " Asian stocks got off to a weak start on Monday as caution among investors prevailed with lingering doubts about the future policy agenda of the new U.S. administration following the health care reform failure.KEEPING...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Selling across state lines will be a great deal: for insurance companies

A couple of years ago I changed my auto insurance from one state to another due to a move. But I did not save a lot on my car insurance! In fact, it cost me about $350 a year more. I asked why and the reasons given were greater exposure for the company and higher requirements from the new state. What's true for car ...

- Daily Kos - US

Okay 'pro-lifers'—since ACA repeal will kill tens of thousands, can we count on you?

They call people like us—meaning progressives—pro-choice. But we are also pro-life—actually, really pro-life. We want policies that maximize life. Those who wrap themselves in the pro-life mantra but sneer at our pro-choice stance should be joining those of us who want to preserve the Affordable Care Act. The ...

- Daily Kos - US

Trumpcare in red and blue

Five days after the presidential election, I wrote a concession message to Trump voters congratulating them for what they had won. To those Trump promised would get sick of winning,' I predicted, You've won his 'big and beautiful' Obamacare replacement plan that will take away health insurance from 22 million Americans.' If ...

- Daily Kos - US

3/26: Cotton, Schiff, Gowdy

This week on "Face the Nation," host John Dickerson sits down with Sen. Tom Cotton, Rep. Adam Schiff and Rep. Trey Gowdy to discuss failed healthcare reform, investigations by congressional intelligence committees and national security.

- CBS NEWS - US

Open: This is Face the Nation, March 26

This week on "Face the Nation," host John Dickerson sits down with Sen. Tom Cotton, Rep. Adam Schiff and Rep. Trey Gowdy to discuss failed healthcare reform, investigations by congressional intelligence committees and national security.

- CBS NEWS - US

Sen. Tom Cotton says House moved too fast on health care efforts

To release a bill that was written in secret and then expect to pass it in 18 days I just don't think was feasible,' Cotton said on Face the Nation'

- CBS NEWS - US

After a failed healthcare bill, what's next?

After losing the battle for healthcare reform, what lies ahead for GOP leaders and President Trump? Juliet Eilperin of the Washington Post, Ron Brownstein of Atlantic Media, Ben Domenech of the Federalist and Slate Magazine's Jamelle Bouie break down this week in politics.

- CBS NEWS - US

Now what? Options for consumers as health bill drama fades

Now that the GOP health care bill has failed, millions of Americans have to navigate a health care system in flux

- CBS NEWS - US

Texas congressman resigns from Freedom Caucus after failure of health care bill

After the GOP health care bill failed, Rep. Ted Poe announced his resignation from the caucus, calling on members to "come together to find solutions"

- CBS NEWS - US

White House plays blame game on health care

President Trump pointed fingers on his Twitter account Sunday following the failure of the Republican health care bill. Next on the president's agenda: tax reform. Errol Barnett reports.

- CBS NEWS - US

Trump Set to Move on After Health Care Bill Debacle

President Donald Trump is set to move on this week after suffering the worst defeat of his young presidency. With the words “repeal and replace Obamacare” still ringing in voters ears, Trump’s loudest campaign promise crashed when the Republican majority in Congress proved incapable of taking the first ...

- Voice of America - US

Republicans Try to Regroup after Health Care Debacle

The coming week will see Republicans attempting to regroup and reignite momentum behind a conservative agenda that failed its first major test of 2017: repealing and replacing former President Barack Obama’s signature health care law. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, last week’s legislative train wreck showed ...

- Voice of America - US

WATCH: Reaction to failed health care bill

ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Rick Klein discuss Speaker Paul Ryan's decision to pull the "fundamentally flawed" GOP health care bill.

- ABC News - US

WATCH: Donald Trump is unable to unify his party around GOP health care bill

The president admitted defeat but put the blame squarely on Democrats.

- ABC News - US

WATCH: American Health Care Act fails to reach the House floor on Capitol Hill

Without enough votes, House Speaker Paul Ryan and the president decided to pull the bill.

- ABC News - US

WATCH: President and GOP plan next move after failing to get health care overhaul passed

Trump tweets "do not worry" this morning and Pence travels to West Virginia to reassure supporters.

- ABC News - US

WATCH: Schumer to Trump: 'You cannot run the presidency like you run a real estate deal'

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer weighs in on the failed GOP health care bill and the battle to confirm President Trump's Supreme Court nominee.

- ABC News - US

WATCH: Trump blames Democrats, Freedom Caucus conservatives for health care failure

The finger-pointing continues after the embarrassing defeat of the GOP health care bill.

- ABC News - US

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