6-26-2017 Political Nuggets….
- Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) wants the Senate to vote this week on leadership-backed legislation that would repeal and replace key portions of the Affordable Care Act. The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release its cost estimate of the bill as early as today, and at least five GOP senators are opposed to the measure in its current form. (The Washington Post)
- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump today at the White House. The two leaders are expected to discuss work visas for tech workers and U.S. arms technology transfers. (Bloomberg News)
- Trump is slated to meet with governors on Wednesday to discuss U.S. energy “dominance.” (Politico)