Day 34, 21 February 2017
A federal judge ruled that Texas can’t cut off Medicaid dollars to Planned Parenthood; the ruling bought Planned Parenthood an extra month. “Texas is now at least the sixth state where federal courts have kept Planned Parenthood eligible for Medicaid reimbursements for non-abortion services.”
- NATIONAL SECURITY:
The president’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, was at the center of a Sunday New York Times report regarding a “peace plan for Russia and Ukraine.” He has told four different stories to the press.
- Rep. Dave Bratt (R-VA) hosts town hall 60 miles away from most constituents
- Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) Besieged By Boos At Town Hall
- Town hall scenes from around the country, where voters often showed up but GOP congressmen were no-shows.
Womack: Let's respectfully discuss where we disagree. Constituent: I'm worried about <insert concern>. Womack: We won. Get over it.
— Julie Heimeshoff (@JulieYouJest) February 21, 2017
Lawsuits filed against US president in first fortnight of term
— SaIIy Yates (@SaIIyYates) February 22, 2017
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