The Health 202: CBO score of Senate health bill certainly doesn't ease McConnell's path to 50

The road to success for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell looks steeper than ever as senators appear to dig in against the Senate health-care bill. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Senate Republicans scramble to keep alive plans to overhaul Obamacare

A budget forecast issued Monday appeared to rapidly erode Republican confidence in the bill. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Senate GOP health-care bill appears in deeper trouble following new CBO report

Analysts estimate plan would cause 22 million more uninsured Americans by 2026 while cutting federal spending $321 billion. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty

The U.S. said it has detected evidence that Assad is preparing for another chemical weapons attack. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Capital Journal Daybreak: A Tale of Two Health Plans, More

HIGHLIGHTS Ahead of Senate Health Vote, CBO Says 22 Million More to Be Uninsured Supreme Court Allows Partial Implementation of Trump Travel Ban Seib: Democrats’ Broad Challenge: Middle-Class Appeal Seib Video: How GOP Can Get Health-Care Holdouts on Board Good morning. Here’s Joshua Jamerson’s morning take. Reach him at Joshua.Jamerson@wsj.com and follow him @joshjame. J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press A…

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Barack Obama Trumps Donald Trump in Pew’s Global Confidence Survey

WASHINGTON—Across the world, President Donald Trump is trusted by fewer people to make foreign-policy decisions than was his predecessor, Barack Obama, according to a Pew Research Center study released Monday evening. Source: Wall Street Journal (mouthpiece of the Chamber of Commerce)

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Republican Support of Gay Marriage Closes In on Opposition, Pew Poll Finds

The number of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents who oppose and favor same-sex marriage now sits virtually even, with 47% supporting gay marriage and 48% expressing opposition. Source: Wall Street Journal (mouthpiece of the Chamber of Commerce)

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Sean Spicer says he doesn't face reporters on TV because it would distract from the president

A Fox News host wanted to ask Spicer if he doesn’t like going on camera, so he tracked him down for an exclusive on-camera interview. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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The Daily 202: Trump signals to his base that he is a man of action

President is better at optics than he gets credit for. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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The Finance 202: Democrats are more divided than ever over Wall Street regulations

To understand where the debate over financial regulation stands today, it helps to rewind the clock. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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