Opponents of President Barack Obama's healthcare law who wanted to get rid of the penalty people were assessed for not h. Some Democratic Senators broke into scattered applause.
"If Mitch McConnell can not get the job done then those 52 Republican senators have got to get together and try to figure out who amongst them have the leadership capability of getting the job done", he said. McCain had just saved the signature legislative achievement of the man who beat him for the presidency in 2008, a law the senator himself had vigorously campaigned against while seeking a sixth Senate term previous year.
He will soon return to Phoenix to begin treatment for his cancer - possibly chemotherapy that will be so debilitating no one is sure when he will return to the Senate. "It is our responsibility to preserve that, even when it requires us to do something less satisfying than 'winning, ' " he said. "The vote last night presents the Senate with an opportunity to start fresh. It is now time to return to regular order with input from all of our members - Republicans and Democrats - and bring a bill to the floor of the Senate for amendment and debate".
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He had refused to approve against Nawaz Sharif in the corruption cases which escalated the confidence of senior leadership in him. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will be the interim PM of Pakistan, CNN-News18 and ANI confirmed.
As the Senate waited for the vote to take place, McCain walked off the Senate floor to take a call from President Donald Trump himself, Politico reported. Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and the ailing John McCain.
"Not sufficient", said McCain, who returned to the Capitol Tuesday.
After sunrise, Mr. Schumer credited Mr. McCain's "internal gyroscope of right and wrong".
The Senate voted 49-51, with Arizona Sen. His face looked exasperated. Democrats have shown little interest in working toward the GOP's idea of a total overhaul of Obamacare, instead calling for boosting the government control and taxpayer spending that are at the heart of the 2010 law. Chris Murphy of CT described it later in a post on the website Medium, "Time seems to stand still".
While these senators were surely caught by surprise that three members of their own party chose to vote on principle as opposed to party lines, Trump-loving media personalities were downright livid that Collins, Murkowski and McCain helped save Obamacare. With Democrats unanimously opposed, McConnell could lose only two Republicans in the 52-48 Senate.
McCain's biggest legislative success, aside from national security matters, came in 2002 on a campaign finance law that restricted big donations that national political parties could collect. With that one moment, seven years of urgent GOP promises were dead, likely never to be revived.
McConnell's remarks in the immediate aftermath were a bitter rebuke.
"If they're going to quit, well then by golly, maybe they ought to start at the top with Mitch McConnell leaving his position and letting somebody new, somebody bold, somebody conservative take the reins", Brooks said on CNN.
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen) Senator Lisa Murkowski, an Alaska Republican, passes reporters as she leaves the Senate chamber after voting "no" on a a measure to repeal parts of former USA president Barack Obama's health care law.
For too many Americans facing the devastating diagnosis of cancer, the question is not only, 'Will they survive?' but if they do, 'Will they lose everything to bankruptcy in the process?' I can not understand why health care continues to be such a hard issue in this country.
Alrededor de 2.000 campesinos marcharon el miércoles en la capital mexicana para exigir el retiro del sector agropecuario de la renegociación del Tratado de Libre Comercio de América del Norte (TLCAN ).
The legislation bars President Trump from easing or waiving the penalties on Russian Federation unless Congress agrees. If the bill obtains enough bipartisan support among lawmakers, however, Congress would be able to override a veto.
Jamie loses both his wife and child when Claire returns through the stones, and for a while it seems he has no reason to go on. Drawing on events in novel No. 3, "Voyager", the series opens immediately after Claire lands back in her 1948 life.
The basic materials company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.02. Finally, Highbridge Capital Management LLC raised its position in Rayonier Advanced Materials by 38.9% in the first quarter.
The first face-to-face meeting between Trump and Putin, in Hamburg, Germany, earlier this month, failed to yield a breakthrough. Trump has denied any collusion between his associates and Moscow and termed the Russian investigation "a witch hunt".
Authorities in Romania have denied access to its airspace for a Russian flight that was headed to Chisinau in Moldova. Romania's authorities denied permission to Rogozin's plane to cross the country's airspace.
Sen. "It's time to turn the page", said Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer. "All Republicans are going to vote against it". In a statement Friday, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said he was "disappointed and frustrated, but we should not give up".
Unfortunately for the Phillies, there's too many "ifs" for them to get anything close to substantive for Kendrick. The Phillies plan was to trade him during the season for prospects as he is a free agent at the end of the year.
But his team mates have been very optimistic as Pique even went as far as posting on social media that he is staying. Semedo then jogs away, although Neymar remains furious and has to be physically held back by Sergio Busquets .
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Eight migrants found dead in Texas truck
Once the victims undergo treatment, the case will be turned over to US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the police chief said. The witness then said the group proceeded to cross the river in three separate trips and then walked throughout the night.
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Los afectados fueron atendidos por ambulancias del SAME y trasladados a los hospitales Argerich, Ramos Mejía y Penna . El hecho sucedió en el cruce de la avenida Montes de Oca con Iriarte, en la zona sur de la ciudad.
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Andres Iniesta Says PSG Target Neymar Is Worth More Than €300m
The Brazil global has been linked with a world record fee to PSG from Barcelona and the clash makes the links even more stronger. There is also confusion over whether the Brazilian will travel back to Spain with the team on Sunday, the Mail Online reports.
Sadiq Khan: Brexit can still be stopped
Mr Hammond said "many things will look similar" on the first day after leaving the bloc. The optimist even suggested holding a national vote on the final Brexit deal.
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