The world's No. 4 golfer is the most famous athlete yet to skip the Brazil games.
The bill from Tim Murphy has been scaled back to bring lawmakers on board.
The proposal is likely to set off a new round of fighting over healthcare policy.
Dems are hoping get a bill to the floor before the July 4 recess.
When a policy delivers benefits, support for the policy grows — except in the ACA's case.
Twenty-four Dem senators have signed a letter requesting a policy shift.
The approval is an early step in the process.
House Republicans will unveil their long-awaited ObamaCare replacement plan on Wednesday.
"Widely held misconceptions” are keeping researchers from studying gun violence, he says.
"I don’t particularly see the need for it, quite frankly," Rep. Tom Cole said.
The City Council beat back a multi-million dollar campaign by the soda industry opposing the plan.
A bill by Rep. Gwen Moore would require those claiming high-dollar itemized tax deductions to pass...
"Medicare faces a substantial, long-term shortfall," Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says.
The pharmaceutical industry is opening a new line of attack against health insurers.
The case has drawn an outcry from congressional Republicans.
They hope to encourage young people to enroll rather than paying a penalty.
Healthcare spending growth is slowing, the study finds.
The drop coincides with ObamaCare's coverage expansion.
A healthy debate must take place with multiple perspectives and real transparency.
Democrats want new funding in the legislative response to the opioid epidemic.
Don Verrilli noted the administration's victory in 2015.
The Ohio senator says consumers are facing a dilemma.
Only Sen. Mike Lee voted against going to a conference committee.
Congress is still working on a funding deal.