Dec 27, 2016

Factions split GOP ranks in Congress over quest to kill Obamacare

Republicans are united on repealing President Barack Obama’s health care law, but ideologically and practically speaking, they’re in different camps over replacing it. Getting the factions together won’t be easy. Some Republicans would revise and rebrand Obamacare, junking unpopular provisions like its requirement that ...

Trump seen balking on promised grand infrastructure plan

Dec 21, 2016

Trump seen balking on promised grand infrastructure plan

It’s not at all clear that President-elect Donald Trump’s plans to spend massively on infrastructure are going to unfold as he promised. Trump made rebuilding the nation’s aging roads, bridges and airports very much part of his job-creation strategy in the presidential race. But ...