Tag Archives: House

Watch: Rob Gronkowski crashes White House press briefing

Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images Even in the White House, it’s just Gronk being Gronk. With the New England Patriots visiting on Wednesday to celebrate their epic Super Bowl victory, Rob Gronkowski decided to have some fun. [RELATED1] While Press Secretary Sean Spicer was in the middle of his daily media briefing, Gronkowski appeared from behind a curtain and offered to “help” ...

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House passes bills that will make it harder for EPA to protect public health [The Pump Handle]

The Residence of Representatives has passed two bills that, if they clear the Senate and are signed by President Trump, will make it considerably tougher for EPA to do the essential function of analyzing, warning about, and regulating wellness threats in the environment. The Honest Act, introduced by Residence Committee on Science, Space, and Technologies Chair Lamar Alexander (R-Texas), would ...

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House Republicans Unveil Their Rx for Obamacare

By Dennis Thompson and Karen Pallarito HealthDay Reporters TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Home Republicans have unveiled their long-anticipated strategy to repeal the Reasonably priced Care Act and replace it with a stripped-down method of person tax credits. The proposed legislation would preserve some of the most common characteristics of the controversial health reform law sometimes called Obamacare, ...

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White House Urges Research on Geoengineering to Combat Global Warming

By HENRY FOUNTAIN January ten, 2017 A White Residence road map for federally funded climate analysis has for the first time advisable study into geoengineering, the idea of intervening in nature to slow or reverse global warming. The document, an update of a report that lays out a strategy for climate-associated analysis at 13 federal agencies until 2021, calls for studies connected ...

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