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Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

My hope for you is that you will begin your service to the people of this state with the courage to make fair and just decisions that benefit all of your constituents. "And usually they go after the most effective leaders". Ossoff was the referendum for Democrats v. Trump. As Democrats lick their wounds in the wake of the defeat, eyes quickly turned to Pelosi, with some Democrats openly calling for a change in leadership as they fear Pelosi is bad for their brand.

ObamaCare Battle: Pro-Trump group previewing attack ads on GOP Senator Heller

Heller is one of five GOP senators opposing the bill. Access would start in 2020, and presumably, adults who lose Medicaid expansion coverage could also get tax credits on health plans. We reached her in Aspen, Colo., where she's attending a conference. At some point, over a period of years, the federal government would basically limit what it pays for Medicaid, which has always been a shared program between the states and the federal government.

Sport

Bottas fastest ahead of Raikkonen in final practice in Baku

The Ferrari duo locked out the second row with Kimi Raikkonen taking third and Sebastian Vettel in fourth. The 29-year-old was also given three penalty points on his licence, taking him up to nine. "If he wants to prove he's a man, we should do it out of the auto face-to-face". The Ferrari driver also lost a chunk of bodywork from his auto at Turn 1, prompting the stewards to throw a second safety vehicle to allow the track to be cleared.

Science

Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill

But the Senate bill would make subsidies less generous than under current law. Trump bemoaned the lack of bipartisanship in Washington , having belittled prominent Democrats himself. "In this form I will not support it", he said. "Remember, ObamaCare is dead". Trump himself had admitted in an interview that aired earlier Friday that the bill would face "a very, very narrow path" to passage, but signaled a willingness to work with Republican detractors to make changes.

A new platform for Whole Foods? How deal could upend grocery

Canadian food companies are still trying to harmonize the bricks-and-mortar approach with online space. Amazon's $13.7 billion deal to buy high-end grocer Whole Foods Market sent shockwaves through the retail universe. In other words, WFM is an "experience" store, much like Amazon Go . You need physical stores in this market, particularly in the food market. Whole Foods' buying strategy, which appeals to many consumers, has made it possible for small players to get products into ...