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Republicans Reps. Mark Meadows, Jim Jordan, Louie Gohmert, and Sen. Rand Paul at a press conference covering health care last month: These "Freedom Caucus' members are often vilified by the news media. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obamacare favored by majority of Americans: Poll

- The Washington Times

New polling says the GOP's latest ideas on health care are unpopular and that a majority of Americans will hold President Trump and his congressional allies responsible for Obamacare's problems moving forward, underscoring the tall task before Republicans sticking to a repeal-and-replace strategy.

A U.S. Air Force U-2 spy plane prepares to land at Osan Air Base in South Korea. South Korea's military said Tuesday that North Korea held major live-fire drills in an area around its eastern coastal town of Wonsan as it marked the anniversary of the founding of its military. (Associated Press)

Entire Senate to get rare briefing at White House on North Korea crisis

- The Washington Times

President Trump's top security aides will host an unusual White House briefing on North Korea for the entire U.S. Senate on Wednesday amid rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula and pressure on Washington to organize an effective response to Pyongyang's increasingly brazen military provocations and nuclear tests.

President Donald Trump speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 25, 2017, during the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's National Days of Remembrance ceremony. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Trump names Francisco for solicitor general

- The Washington Times

President Trump tapped former Bush administration official Noel J. Francisco Tuesday to serve as solicitor general, the government's top lawyer in cases before the Supreme Court.

Gen. Michael Flynn, President Trump's former national security adviser, wants immunity in exchange for testifying about the administration's Russia connections, but Intelligence Committee Democrats aren't certain Gen. Flynn has much to tell. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

Chaffetz, Cummings say no evidence Flynn 'complied with the law'

- The Washington Times

Payments for a trip to Russia that included dining with President Vladimir Putin were not fully disclosed when Michael Flynn applied for a security clearance earlier this year, the heads of a bipartisan congressional investigation said Tuesday after reviewing classified documents related to the Trump administration's former national security adviser.