GOP panel presses ahead on budget plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are pressing ahead with a budget plan designed to help the party to deliver on a GOP-only effort to overhaul the tax code.

  • Written by By ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press

Trump making last-ditch effort after health bill collapse

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says it's probably time to "just let Obamacare fail" after the latest humiliating heath bill collapse in the Senate. Still, he's making a last-ditch effort to find some way to revive his party's seemingly failed efforts on the bill.

  • Written by By ERICA WERNER and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press

Social Security projects biggest payment increase in years

WASHINGTON (AP) — Good news for seniors: Millions of Americans who rely on Social Security are projected to receive their biggest payment increase in years this January.

  • Written by By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER , Associated Press

House budget blueprint boosts military, cuts benefits

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a 10-year budget blueprint that would dramatically increase military spending while putting the GOP on record favoring Medicare cuts opposed by President Donald Trump.

  • Written by By ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press