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Exclusive: Republicans mostly blame Congress for healthcare reform failure - Reuters/Ipsos poll 4:38pm EDT

NEW YORK Republicans mostly blame the U.S. Congress, and not President Donald Trump or party leaders, for failing to pass their party's healthcare overhaul, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Wednesday.

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Senate tax chief sees room for repealing Obamacare levies in tax reform drive

WASHINGTON A looming push to overhaul the U.S. tax code could include the repeal of Obamacare taxes left intact by last week's collapse of the Republican healthcare bill, the Senate's top Republican on tax policy said on Wednesday.

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U.S. communications agency to unveil reform to business data services market

WASHINGTON The Republican chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission is expected to unveil proposed reforms on Thursday to the $45 billion business data services market just four months after his Democratic predecessor abandoned a reform plan.

Election 2016 10:02pm EDT

Trump administration pursues sale of F-16's to Bahrain: source

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's administration has informed Congress of its plan to pursue the $5 billion sale to Bahrain of 19 Lockheed Martin F-16 aircraft and related equipment, which was held up last year by concerns about human rights, a congressional source said on Wednesday.

Election 2016 6:55pm EDT

U.S. judge to consider objection to Trump University settlement

NEW YORK A U.S. judge will hear arguments on Thursday over whether to grant final approval to a $25 million settlement of fraud lawsuits against President Donald Trump over his Trump University real estate investment seminars, with at least one former student objecting to the deal.

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