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Republican senators could block the GOP's Obamacare replacement from moving forward this week

GOP senators say they would vote against advancing the Senate Republican plan to replace Obamacare.

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Senate GOP's proposed Medicaid cuts would slash aid for special needs kids

Even the best care plans for disabled children will need another look now that Congress proposes trimming funds for government aid.

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Trump administration moves to withdraw clean-water rule

The Trump administration seeks to rescind an Obama-era rule defining which waterways are covered by the Clean Water Act.

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Tax cuts for rich will get GOP health-care bill killed, ex-Obama advisor Goolsbee says

Senate Republicans delayed the vote on their health-care bill, but economist Austan Goolsbee told CNBC he believes the measure is doomed.

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More Americans will be without Obamacare insurance options next year as more carriers pull out

More Americans will be left with zero to few insurers selling Obamacare health plans in 2018, CMS said.

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GOP lawmaker loses nearly $17 million after pharma stock tanks 92%

Shares of Innate Immunotherapeutics tanked 92 percent to less than 5 Australian cents on Tuesday.

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Harker stands by Fed rate hikes but nods to weak inflation

The Fed rightly plans to raise U.S. interest rates once more this year given recent inflation weakness is likely temporary, Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker said on Tuesday.

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Steel stocks rise on speculation Trump administration's industry report will lead to China tariff

Steel stocks climbed Tuesday amid reports the Trump administration could soon impose tariffs on foreign steel companies.

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Rates are jumping right now after global central bankers promised inflation is eventually coming

Rates are jumping right now after global central bankers promised inflation is eventually coming.

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Yellen: Banks 'very much stronger'; another financial crisis not likely 'in our lifetime'

Fed Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday that banks are "very much stronger" judging by how major institutions did in the recent stress tests.

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Yellen has no comment on relationship with Trump, but meets with Mnuchin regularly

There has been much speculation about whether Trump will retain Yellen as Fed chair when her term runs out early next year.

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