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Jason Chaffetz: Pelosi’s drug pricing plan doesn’t add up – past health care cost estimates wildly inaccurate

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The headlines were bold, trumpeting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s new legislation to lower drug prices, H.R. 3. Many mainstream media outlets said the drug plan would save Medicare $345 billion. Wow. However, each breathless story included the phrase “according to the Congressional Budget Office.” Well, that’s a horse of a different color. You see, the Read More

Diplomat says Trump used Ukraine aid as leverage; Republicans: Diplomat’s claims were ‘destroyed’ at hearing

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Ambassador William Taylor is escorted by U.S. Capitol Police as he arrives to testify before House committees as part of the Democrats’ impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here’s what you need to know Read More

Canadian election clears path for universal drug plan

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TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s Liberal government is more likely to pass a universal prescription drug plan after losing its majority in Monday’s election, setting the stage for what would be the biggest shakeup of the country’s public healthcare system since it was created in the 1960s. Liberal Party supporters flash V-signs while watching the live Read More

Losing majority with hysterical dignity? Trudeau’s ‘victory speech’ turns into scandal, as he jumps on stage interrupting rival

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The series of campaigning cycle scandals in Canada spilled over into election night when Justin Trudeau took to the stage to deliver his victory speech while his main rival Andrew Scheer was still addressing his supporters. The Liberals managed to retain in power in a narrow election win getting 157 seats of 338, according to Read More

Gabbard says she’s open to ‘face-to-face’ meeting with Clinton, amid ‘Russian asset’ accusation

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Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard on Monday suggested that a “face-to-face” with Hillary Clinton might be an appropriate next step, as lawmakers from across the political spectrum, including President Trump and Sen. Bernie Sanders, condemned Clinton’s unfoundedsuggestion that the congresswoman is a secret Russian asset. Speaking to reporters at an Iowa coffee shop, Gabbard, D-Hawaii, lamented that Read More

Referendum on Trudeau: Liberals and Conservatives neck and neck as voters go to the polls in Canadian election

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Canadians heading to the polls are faced with the choice of whether to grant a second term to scandal-plagued PM Justin Trudeau and his Liberal Party — or to hand the reins of power to Andrew Scheer and the Conservatives. Trudeau, who raced to historic victory four years ago having branded himself as a young, Read More

2020 Dems dismiss Hillary Clinton’s attacks, rally to Tulsi Gabbard’s defense over Russia accusation

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A growing number of 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls are rallying to fellow candidate Tulsi Gabbard’s defense after Hillary Clinton claimed the Russians are “grooming” the Hawaii congresswoman to be a third-party spoiler in the race and suggested Gabbard is really a Russian asset — a claim Gabbard has decried as an unfounded smear. “Tulsi is not being Read More

UPDATE 1-Canada votes as Trudeau, his ‘sunny ways’ dimmed by scandals, seeks to retain power

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OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadians began voting on Monday to determine whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who swept into office four years ago as a charismatic figure promising “sunny ways,” will remain in power after two major scandals. Polls opened in the Atlantic province of Newfoundland, with voting set to end in the Pacific Coast province Read More

Liz Peek: Do Hillary Clinton’s Tulsi Gabbard attacks signal another presidential run – and loss?

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Just when you thought the Democratic primary race could not get any nuttier (Bill de Blasio’s hapless quest sets a high bar), along comes Hillary Clinton accusing Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of being a Russian agent. Or, words to that effect. More accurately, in a podcast hosted by former Obama apparatchik David Plouffe, Clinton said Read More

Gabbard, in defiant video, links Clinton ‘smears’ to her previous Sanders endorsement

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Speaking directly to the camera in a video message posted on social media on Sunday, 2020 presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard suggested that Hillary Clinton recently “smeared” her as a “Russian asset” as payback for Gabbard’s defiance of the party establishment in 2016. “If they can falsely portray me as a traitor, then they can do it Read More