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Timing of Obamacare vote uncertain as Trump struggles to win support 2:53pm EDT

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump struggled on Thursday to win over skeptical members of his own Republican Party to begin dismantling Obamacare in the House of Representatives or risk failure on one of his top legislative priorities. | Video

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House intelligence panel has yet to see new surveillance evidence: Democrat

WASHINGTON Members of the House intelligence committee have not yet seen the material on the incidental surveillance of Donald Trump's transition team the panel's chairman discussed publicly, a Democrat on the committee said on Thursday.

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Republican Rep. Brooks: 30-40 Republican 'no' votes on health bill

WASHINGTON Republican U.S. Representative Mo Brooks said he believed up to 40 Republicans still opposed their party's healthcare legislation on Thursday, while the chairman of the House of Representatives Ways and Means committee said he was not sure when a vote would be taken.

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Senior House Democrat says Republicans short of votes on healthcare bill

WASHINGTON The No. 2 Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Thursday it was clear Republicans were falling short in their effort to secure votes to pass their healthcare bill, and said he doubted they would succeed.

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Senate panel presses SEC nominee Clayton on conflicts

WASHINGTON Jay Clayton, the Wall Street attorney tapped by President Donald Trump to lead the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, on Thursday defended himself against Democrats' charges that multiple conflicts of interest would force him to miss too many SEC votes.

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