Latest by Alan Fram

Published on January 29, 2019 - Page 6
WASHINGTON — In the year’s first test of divided government, give round one to Nancy Pelosi. And it wasn’t really competitive. When the record 35-...
Published on September 19, 2017 - Page 4
WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans are revving up a final push to scuttle President Barack Obama’s health care law. Though the effort faces low odds of...
Published on June 27, 2017 - Page 21
WASHINGTON — The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama’s...
Published on May 30, 2017 - Page 4
WASHINGTON — For Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question:...
Published on October 15, 2016 - Page 11
Politicians love trying to use the tax code to highlight their goals to voters. This year, it’s a battlefield between Hillary Clinton, who wants to...
Published on July 2, 2016 - Page 5
WASHINGTON — Democrats want Republicans to allow House votes on Democratic-backed gun control bills, and they haven’t ruled out a return to...
Published on August 4, 2015 - Page 17
WASHINGTON — The Senate blocked a Republican drive Monday to terminate federal funds for Planned Parenthood, setting the stage for the GOP to try...