Andy Slavitt was in charge of running the federal agency that oversees the Affordable Care Act from 2015 to 2017. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Evan Vucci/AP

What The Man Who Ran Obamacare Thinks About The Republican Health Care Plan

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/534106319/534143200" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

"What can't be faked is the scenes of unbridled joy at the reunion with the parents and their daughters." - Stephanie Busari TED/TED hide caption

toggle caption
TED/TED

Stephanie Busari: What Happens When Real News Is Dismissed As Fake?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/533789819/534001383" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell leaves the chamber after announcing the release of the Republicans' health care bill on Thursday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

toggle caption
J. Scott Applewhite/AP

CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/533942041/533989411" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mario Schlosser, CEO of the startup Oscar Health, says he's optimistic that Congress will come up with a humane health care bill. Noam Galai/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Noam Galai/Getty Images

Democrat Jon Ossoff Hopes Suburban Atlanta District Finally Elects Non-Republican

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/533698490/533698491" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko In Washington To Meet President Trump

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/533698504/533698505" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

FCC Decides To Cap Prices Of In-State Phone Calls By Prison Inmates

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/533438857/533438858" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Russians Believed To Have Used Spear-Phishing In Election Hacking

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/533438850/533438851" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The site of the One Journal Square luxury apartment project stands vacant in Jersey City, N.J. Kushner Companies is giving up on a request for a tax break but says its $821 million, two-tower project is still viable. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., is among the more than 190 Democrats who are suing President Trump over his business deals involving foreign governments. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Wong/Getty Images

The House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday aimed at overhauling the Department of Veterans Affairs and protecting whistleblowers. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Rich Pedroncelli/AP

Congress Passes Bill To Increase Accountability Among VA Employees

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/531810565/531878608" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

A bill that would allow Nevadans without insurance to buy into Medicaid starting in 2019 awaits Gov. Brian Sandoval's signature or veto. Kevin Clifford/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Kevin Clifford/AP

Nevada May Become First State To Offer Medicaid To All, Regardless Of Income

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/532783189/532816999" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The bipartisan amendment expands existing sanctions on Russia. The Senate will consider it as part of an Iran sanctions bill that already has wide support. Arturo Pardavila III/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption
Arturo Pardavila III/Flickr

Senators Aim To Make It Harder For Trump Administration To Ease Russia Sanctions

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/532756272/532817011" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

An American classic car is seen parked in front of the Capitol building in Havana. President Trump's expected changes in policy toward Cuba could make it more difficult for Americans to visit the island and for U.S. companies to do business there. Javier Galeano/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Javier Galeano/AP

Trump Expected To Restrict Trade, Travel With Cuba

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/532666972/532724793" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh (left) and District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine announce a lawsuit against President Trump over conflicts of interest with his businesses on Monday in Washington. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Brandon/AP

Texas Governor Calls For Special Legislation To Vote On 'Bathroom Bill'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/532503063/532503064" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Macron's Party Projected To Win Massive Majority In French Parliamentary Elections

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/532503035/532503036" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript