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  • Protestors gather hours ahead of a hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on the latest Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

    Republicans tweak Obamacare repeal bill, support tepid

    By Susan Cornwell and Richard Cowan, Reuters

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican senators tried to gather more support on Monday for a last-ditch attempt to repeal Obamacare by revising funding provisions of their bill to make it more attractive...

  • U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham speaks during a news conference in Riga

    Republicans Scramble to Keep Obamacare Repeal Alive

    By Susan Cornwell and Richard Cowan, Reuters

    The latest Republican effort to repeal former U.S. President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law faced possible defeat this week as several senators in the party voiced concerns about the bill...

  • FILE PHOTO: Credit reporting company Equifax Inc. offices are pictured in Atlanta

    U.S. consumer finance agency expected to punish Equifax: lawyers

    By Reuters and Patrick Rucker

    By Lisa Lambert and Patrick Rucker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. consumer finance watchdog agency is expected to punish Equifax for its cyber breach with the wide-ranging powers it has used with...

  • Americans Aren’t Exactly Clamoring for Tax Cuts

    By The Fiscal Times Staff, The Fiscal Times

    Republicans may have a difficult time selling their tax plan to the American people. An NBC/Wall Street Journal telephone poll of 900 adults released Thursday finds that most adults in the U.S. think...

  • Why Insurers Are Pulling Their Hair Out Over Graham-Cassidy

    By Michael Rainey

    A few weeks ago, before the Graham-Cassidy bill became the sole focus of the health care debate in Congress, the Senate had been working on a bipartisan deal to stabilize the Obamacare marketplaces...