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Senate's budget rules invalidate key provisions in Republican health ...
A Senate Republican aide noted that the parliamentarian reviewed a draft version of the bill, and the legislation could still be changed. They are a critical blow to ...

Vox — July 22, 2017


President Trump's essentially unlimited pardon power, explained - Vox
... his advisers about his power to pardon aides, family members and even himself in connection with the probe," according to someone "familiar with the effort.

Vox — July 22, 2017


A bombshell story alleges R. Kelly is holding women against their ...
In 2002, an anonymous source dropped a videotape into DeRogatis's home mailbox. It was the infamous “child pee” tape, 26 minutes and 39 seconds of footage ...

Vox — July 22, 2017


Senate Republicans exempt own health coverage from part of latest ...
A Senate Republican aide confirmed that the exemption existed but was unable to comment as to the specific effect it would have. The aide said it was included ...

Vox — July 15, 2017


Insurers shred Senate health care bill: “Premiums will skyrocket for ...
A source familiar with the situation told me that the US Department of Health and Human Services office of planning and evaluation has been asked to review ...

Vox — July 15, 2017


The Trump administration just saved Obamacare in Alaska - Vox
... targeting health-care fraud, focusing on opioid treatment programs exploiting Obamacare insurance plans, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Vox — July 15, 2017


Why Barack Obama is back for one night - Vox
Sources close to the former president describe why he's attending the first political event of his post-presidency.

Vox — July 15, 2017


Trump reportedly floated spending $10 million to oust a critical ...
... $10 million out of his own pocket to defeat an incumbent senator of his own party, Jeff Flake of Arizona, according to two sources familiar with the conversation ...

Vox — July 15, 2017


Uber drivers have some ideas about how the company can fix itself ...
Another driver, who declined to give his name because he is undergoing a top- secret security clearance review for a federal job, said he is ashamed to work for  ...

Vox — June 22, 2017


Democrats ready to gum up Senate agenda over GOP's health care ...
Starting Monday night, Senate Democrats will start objecting to most unanimous consent requests, according to a senior Democratic aide. Those requests are ...

Vox — June 19, 2017


The real story of Jeff Sessions's testimony is the questions he didn't ...
The president already had decided to fire Comey, according to [a person close to the White House]. But in the meeting, several White House officials said Trump ...

Vox — June 16, 2017


Medicaid enrollees like their coverage — and are scared ...
“They can go to the emergency room for a headache,” one Obamacare enrollee, who did not want her name used, has told me. “They're going to the doctor for ...

Vox — June 16, 2017


Everything we know about President Trump's obstruction of justice ...
... quoting “people briefed on the matter.” The story also says that according to those people, Trump's aides “have made it clear” to Comey “that the president ...

Vox — June 16, 2017


“Do you believe?” is the wrong question to ask public officials about ...
"From a politics standpoint, our strongest argument still is 'Do you believe in science?' and 'Do you believe climate change is real?'” a senior Democratic aide  ...

Vox — June 12, 2017


Us Weekly gives Ivanka Trump credit for failing - Vox
According to “people close to the first daughter and her husband” (read: their friends), Ivanka's attention was on women's issues, while her husband's attention  ...

Vox — June 8, 2017


GOP senators suddenly turn pessimistic on repeal odds - Vox
Not so fast: Dylan Scott bounced that idea off a Senate Republican aide familiar with the negotiations this morning. He got a pretty unequivocal response.

Vox — June 3, 2017


Nigel Farage, the mind behind Brexit, is now an FBI “person of interest”
“If you triangulate Russia, WikiLeaks, Assange and Trump associates the person who comes up with the most hits is Nigel Farage,” an anonymous source told ...

Vox — June 2, 2017


Joe Lieberman might be FBI director. Really. - Vox
... employee of his personal lawyer, seems a wee bit fishy to me; indeed, Politico quotes a senior Democratic aide as saying it “could be an issue for Democrats.

Vox — May 19, 2017


More and more reporting is suggesting that Trump fired Comey ...
A source close to Comey told CNN the FBI head was fired because the investigation was "accelerating."

Vox — May 11, 2017


Understand the News
More and more reporting is suggesting that Trump fired Comey because of the Russia investigation. A source close to Comey told CNN the FBI head was fired ...

Vox — May 11, 2017


Congress is keeping the government open … for another week - Vox
Steny Hoyer of Maryland said, “still significant items that are not resolved.” According to a House Democratic aide, most of the disagreement is around remaining ...

Vox — April 29, 2017


House Republicans inch closer to repealing Obamacare - Vox
First, the Washington Post reported that the leaders of the Freedom Caucus were on board with the new compromise: confirmed by a person close to Freedom ...

Vox — April 27, 2017


How Trump enables the media's worst habits - Vox
“I'm not firing Sean Spicer,” [Trump] said, according to someone familiar with the encounter. “That guy gets great ratings. Everyone tunes in.” Trump even likened ...

Vox — April 25, 2017


The March for Science was a delightfully nerdy celebration of ...
This man, who asked not to be named, explained this sign to me several times. I still don't get it. “I've never thought I had to march, but things are so severe I had ...

Vox — April 25, 2017


“It's just weird”: a former employee on Rex Tillerson's empty State ...
They asked to remain anonymous so they could speak frankly about the State Department. This interview has been edited for clarity and length.

Vox — April 8, 2017


Desperate for easy wins, President Trump is pushing forward on ...
“This is the president's one shot at winning this battle,” an anonymous source tells Delingpole, regarding the endangerment finding. “It's like the French heavy ...

Vox — March 30, 2017


The controversy over Sally Yates's planned testimony before ...
... contradict some statements that White House officials had made, according to a person familiar with the matter who spoke on the condition of anonymity.

Vox — March 29, 2017


Just one Senate Democrat applauded Trump's call to “make ...
A House Democratic aide noted in an interview with Vox that the majority of the caucus was taking cues from the party's leadership — particularly Maryland Rep.

Vox — March 2, 2017


Trump says he's boosting defense spending by $54 billion. The real ...
In a conference call Monday, an administration official said the money would go to new shipbuilding efforts and establishing a “more robust presence in key ...

Vox — March 2, 2017


Today in Obamacare: the GOP's new legislative strategy is really risky
... son-in-law and a senior adviser, have emerged as skeptics of the plan being developed by House Republicans, said the person briefed on the matter.

Vox — March 2, 2017


President Trump's messy, leaky, fire-y past 24 hours, explained - Vox
But the New York Times reported that, according to people close to Bannon, he was merely trying to help compensate for Michael Flynn's “stumbling ...

Vox — February 3, 2017


Vox Sentences: In which the president threatens to break an ...
[SB Nation / Zito Madu]; "Three administration officials who did not want to be identified said Judge Hardiman hit the road to Washington to help them maintain  ...

Vox — February 3, 2017


Who is performing at Donald Trump's inauguration? - Vox
An anonymous source told the Washington Post that Foster would have liked to perform, but he feared angering the Clinton supporters who regularly donate to ...

Vox — January 20, 2017


The Mattis confirmation hearing is happening in an alternate world ...
“Mattis was furious,” an anonymous source “close to the transition” told Rogin. “It made him suspicious of the transition team, and things devolved from there.”.

Vox — January 13, 2017


All of a sudden, it's Democrats who are united on Obamacare — and ...
Speaking on the condition of anonymity, a Republican senator told Bloomberg today that his caucus is increasingly terrified that their Obamacare repeal ...

Vox — January 5, 2017


Why House Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi - Vox
... her unprompted to voice their support — meaning that they went out of their way to tell her that they had her back, according to a senior Democratic aide.

Vox — November 22, 2016


The real problem with Trump's claim that he saved Ford jobs from ...
... describes it: “Ford's call represented a genuine change in direction for the automaker, not just a symbolic gesture, according to people close to the executive.

Vox — November 22, 2016


Republicans have kept control of the Senate - Vox
... gain of zero if Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia switches parties, as was rumored on Tuesday (though an anonymous source tells Politico he won't do so).

Vox — November 13, 2016


Trump backers hate “political correctness.” That's why gaffes don't ...
"He may be narcissistic," said Susie, who lives in Huntsville but declined to give her last name. "But he's saying what everybody thinks and is just afraid to say ...

Vox — November 13, 2016


I saw a Marco Rubio town hall in New Hampshire that should terrify ...
Another Timberland employee from Windham — who declined to give his name but said he'd likely vote for Rubio on Tuesday — was impressed by Rubio's ...

Vox — November 13, 2016


The lesson of Hillary's secret speeches is she's exactly who we ...
I will confess that, like Clinton, I once spoke off the record at a National Multi- Family Housing Council event, though unlike her I wasn't paid for my trouble.

Vox — October 9, 2016


Reports suggest Donald Trump is unhappy with Mike Pence for ...
CNN's John King, reporting from a source close to Trump, that the reviews that Pence did better then he did won't go over well with Trump. — Sam Stein ...

Vox — October 6, 2016


A new report confirms that Donald Trump was too lazy to seriously ...
... found it hard to focus during those meetings, according to multiple people briefed on the process who requested anonymity to discuss internal deliberations .”.

Vox — September 28, 2016


The amazing tool that women in the White House used to fight ...
It was an everyday thing,” said one former Obama aide who requested anonymity to speak frankly. Obama noticed, she and others said, and began calling more ...

Vox — September 15, 2016


China's gay rights charade - Vox
A government official said the language in the textbooks did not infringe on her rights as a gay student, and refused to respond directly to her complaints that the  ...

Vox — September 15, 2016


The media vs. Donald Trump: why the press feels so free to criticize ...
The most despairing, hysterical commentary I've heard about Trump this cycle has been from Republicans speaking off the record — including Republicans who ...

Vox — August 17, 2016


A man claiming to be Omar Mateen's lover says Mateen specifically ...
The man, who called himself "Miguel," spoke on condition of anonymity and had his voice and appearance altered for an exclusive interview with Univision ...

Vox — June 23, 2016


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