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Senate aims for a ‘skinny’ Obamacare repeal as other options fail

Republican U.S. Senate leaders, struggling to keep a seven-year promise to end Obamacare, turned their focus on Wednesday to passing a slimmed-down “skinny” repeal measure that would throw the issue into negotiations with the House of Representatives. Continue reading →

What happens after the cliff?

Whether or not we tumble over January 1, that won’t be the end of it. With the political climate toxic in Congress as the cliff’s steep tax hikes and spending cuts approach, other partisan fights loom, all over the issue that has paralyzed the capital for the past two years: federal spending.

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