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Top House Republican: GOP health plan is ‘ObamaCare gone,’ not ‘ObamaCare Lite’

The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee told Fox News’ “Special Report with Bret Baier” Monday that Republicans’ long-awaited plan to replace ObamaCare is “clearly ObamaCare gone and new freedom.” “We repeal all those taxes, those mandates, those subsidies,” Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told host Bret Baier. “There’s nothing left there.” Brady’s “ObamaCare

‘Odds are very good’ of Supreme Court vacancy this summer

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told “Special Report with Bret Baier” Thursday that “I think the odds are very good” that a second seat on the Supreme Court will fall vacant this year. “If not this summer, next summer,” Cruz told Bret Baier. “You know, judges don’t like it when people kind of nudge them out,

Sen. McConnell: ‘We’re going to get the judge confirmed’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., vowed Tuesday night that President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick would be confirmed by the Senate.  When asked on Fox News’ “Special Report with Bret Baier” whether he would use the so-called “nuclear option” to force Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation by a simple majority vote, McConnell said, “I’m not

Pence: Commuting Chelsea Manning’s sentence ‘was a mistake’

Vice President-elect Mike Pence told Fox News’ “Special Report with Bret Baier” Wednesday that President Obama’s decision to commute Private Chelsea Manning’s 35-year prison sentence for releasing classified documents to Wikileaks “was a mistake.” “Private Manning is a traitor and should not have been turned into a martyr,” Pence told Baier two days before his

After Obama says farewell– looking to Eisenhower for wisdom from the past

Bret Baier, Tuesday night President Obama delivered his farewell to the nation, choosing the McCormick Place in his Chicago hometown as the stage.  The dramatic setting, the enormous crowd and the almost concert-like optics set this apart from every other presidential farewell. With echoes of past speeches and playing off the themes of the hope and change campaign of 2008, the speech was

Laura Ingraham Got Trump Right, One of the few who called 2016 outcome

Brendan Kirby, After the second presidential debate in October, not long after a leaked “Access Hollywood” tape seemed poised to crush Donald Trump’s presidential aspirations, few pundits maintained he could win. Fox News Channel anchor Bret Baier on Friday recalled an exception — LifeZette Editor-in-Chief Laura Ingraham. “I think the ‘Access Hollywood’ thing had just happened.


When Chris Wallace takes up the moderator’s role at Wednesday’s third and final debate of the 2016 presidential election, he will bring more than 50 years’ experience and an impeccable reputation to the task. The debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will air on Fox News Channel on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 9 p.m. ET.

Topics announced for final presidential debate

The topics have been chosen for third and final presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced Monday. The debate, moderated by Fox News Channel’s Chris Wallace, will take place on Wednesday, October 19 at 9:00 p.m. ET. The topics selected by Wallace, not necessarily to be brought up