Mon, Feb. 27, 2017: Trump meets with governors on healthcare

The nation’s governors don’t want people in their states to lose health coverage under a repeal of the Obama-era health care law, but even after a weekend of bipartisan meetings, they still don’t agree on the best approach to replace it.

Governors attending the winter meeting of the National Governors’ Association met Monday morning with President Donald Trump at the White House, where the president marveled about the intricacies of health policy.

“It’s an unbelievably complex subject. Nobody knew that health care could be so complicated,” Trump told the governors. Continue reading “Mon, Feb. 27, 2017: Trump meets with governors on healthcare”

Sun, Feb. 26, 2017: Trump hosts Governors Ball at White House

As celebrities walked the red carpet at the Academy Awards in Los Angeles Sunday evening, President Trump hosted his own high-profile event at the White House.

Amid the National Governors Association (NGA) winter meeting, Trump invited 46 state leaders to the White House for the Governors Ball.

Vice President Pence and his wife joined the president and first lady Melania Trump in the Palm Room, according to the pool report. Continue reading “Sun, Feb. 26, 2017: Trump hosts Governors Ball at White House”