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US House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare

WASHINGTON: Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled long-awaited legislation on Monday to repeal much of the Obamacare healthcare law, including its expansion of the Medicaid program for the poor. President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans in Congress have repeatedly promised to repeal and replace former Democratic President Barack Obama’s signature domestic policy achievement… Read More »

US senators introduce bill to punish Chinese officials who suppress freedom in Hong Kong

WASHINGTON: United States senators Marco Rubio and Tom Cotton on Wednesday (Nov 16) introduced legislation that aims to take punitive action against those who suppress democracy in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act would “renew the United States’ historical commitment to freedom and democracy in Hong Kong at a time when… Read More »