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Democrats say Price paid Treasury for use of private jets

House Democrats revealed Tuesday that former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price paid the U.S. Treasury nearly $60,000 to reimburse the federal government for his use of private jets as a cabinet secretary, but they raised new questions about costs associated with White House aide Read more

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Bids to curb health care costs offer little more than talk WASHINGTON (AP) — What began as bipartisan attempt to curb soaring health care premiums in the nation's health insurance markets is faltering in Congress. At fault are escalating demands from each party and erratic positions by President Read more

White House snubs GOP request for security clearance information

The White House has snubbed a request for staff security clearance information from the top Republican on the House Oversight Committee, prompting the panel’s senior Democrat to call for a subpoena. In a letter to the committee's chairman, Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., delivered Thursday night, White Read more