The protesters chanted, "No cuts to Medicaid, save our liberty!"
In a statement, Capitol Police say the protesters "removed themselves from their wheelchairs and lay themselves on the floor, obstructing passage through the hallway and into nearby offices". Murkowski (AK) and Collins (ME) said that they would study the bill over the weekend and have a decision by early next week.
Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky says he and three other Republican senators are preparing to announced their opposition to the Senate health care bill as it's written. But they add that the measure fails to accomplish what they have promised to their constituents, "to repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs".
"Majority Leader McConnell and the Senate Republicans should not hoodwink the American people into thinking that Obamacare has been repealed by doing it in name only".
In yet another disturbing chapter of the Trump presidency, Capitol Hill police forcibly removed protesters from their wheelchairs who were demonstrating outside Senate Majority LeaderMitch McConnell's office on the day Republicans released their up-until-now secret healthcare plan. "They were literally carried from the space out to a separate area".
Protesters were organized by a group called ADAPT, which identifies itself as a nonprofit for people with disabilities.
CNBC's Steve Kopack tweeted a video of police removing a protester and noted: "Security is quite literally dragging people away from outside McConnell's office".
He fears that changes to the program 'would possibly mean putting him in a nursing home'.
The protesters oppose the Senate version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), also known as Trumpcare, because it has deep cuts to Medicaid.
Alison Barkoff, protest participant and director of advocacy for the Center for Public Representation, told CNN, "This is a tax cut to the wealthiest Americans on the backs of people with disability". The bill limits Medicaid spending. "Stop this vicious attack on the most vulnerable people in our communities".
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi assails the GOP bill as a tax break for wealthy Americans.
However the movie, starring Mark Wahlberg , Laura Haddock , Anthony Hopkins and giant mechanical robots, went down well overseas. This weekend, it should earn an additional $25.2 million, bringing its domestic total to $318.4 million.
The annual charity game, a tradition since 1909, was held this year at Nationals Park in Washington , D.C. They said that his "risk of death" has substantially lowered than when he arrived at the hospital.
Officials said more than 55,000 Yoga enthusiasts braving early morning drizzle participated in the function. He was of the view that yoga was a holistic approach to physical health, mental health and well-being.
With the scanning of your Gmail inbox, Google might find that you receive a lot of email related to smartphones. So, by ending all scanning, Google hopes to end the confusion and sell Gmail to even more businesses.
Also, researchers want to know whether adding olive oil at a later time point in the diet can stop or reverse the disease. Studies of brain tissue from both groups revealed dramatic differences in nerve cell appearance and function.
Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said the American plane "did nothing to provoke this behavior", Reuters added. The Baltic Sea has become an area of rising tensions between Moscow and the Western military alliance.
It said in a statement: "Where cladding fails the test, this will not necessarily mean moving residents from tower blocks". Refurbishment of the Chalcots Estate was overseen by Rydon, the same company behind the refit of Grenfell Tower.
Cyclors for Emirates Team New Zealand pedal during the third race of America's Cup sailing competition in Hamilton, Bermuda . The next time the boats came together, Team New Zealand was slightly ahead and on favored starboard tack.
One video showed Rouhani's security guards rushing him into his vehicle while others prevented protesters from approaching. Other videos showed First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri and outspoken MP Ali Motahari being heckled by angry protesters.
The group is set to be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and BET is sure to have something in store to delight fans. Other notable nominations include Chance the Rapper and Migos , who are also up for four nominations.
Bullard, who regards the economy as stuck in a low-growth rut, said he sees little reason to rush the process. "The earliest you would have meaningful impact is the second half of 2018 or into 2019".
Seven killed in Kashmir cable car accident
The deceased family members have been identified as Jayant Andraskar , Manshea Andraskar and their daughters- Anagha and Janhvi. More than 150 tourists including small kids are stranded in the Gondola, and were suffering from the breathing problem.
Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft
He played with Shipachyov in Russian Federation , and the hope is he will eventually come to Las Vegas to play with him again. The fact the Golden Knights also got a second-round pick (albeit in 2020) from the Penguins is just icing on the cake.
Federer demolishes Zverev to win ninth Halle title
Federer though is undoubtedly the greatest grass player of all time, and is in the best form he has been in for quite a while. Despite a shock exit from Stuttgart on his comeback last week, Federer has improved in Halle and has not lost a set.
North Korea Defends Otto Warmbier's Treatment
The casket of Otto Warmbier is carried from Wyoming High School after his funeral, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Wyoming, Ohio. But it emerged he was in a coma after North Korean officials claimed he had caught botulism, and died on Monday .
Kings choose De'Aaron Fox at No. 5 overall
Sacramento swapped out pick 10 for picks 15 and 20 and were able to get relative talent at 15 to what the Blazers got at 10. The Kings are once again looking to rebuild after missing the playoffs for an 11th straight season.
North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier
Warmbier died days after his return to the United States, and his funeral was held Thursday in his hometown of Wyoming, Ohio. He was detained for 17 months after being arrested in January 2016 on charges of stealing a propaganda poster from a hotel .
London police ponder manslaughter in tower fire
After the tragic incident Redbridge Council reviewed the fire safety arrangements in all of the 18 high rises within the borough. Documents and materials have been seized from a number of organisations as part of this process, the police said.
Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals
Keith Williams met Markelle Fultz when he was seven years old, as described in Kent Babb's piece for the Washington Post . Celtics President Danny Ainge said after making the trade he thought he could get the player he wanted two spots lower.