Daily Signal - House Conservatives Warn Paul Ryan: 'Honeymoon Is Over'

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Jan. 7, 2016

Good morning from Washington, where House conservatives say Speaker Paul Ryan must offer clear alternatives to President Obama and liberal Democrats. Josh Siegel brings you up to date. The House joins the Senate in acting to repeal much of Obamacare; Melissa Quinn has the vote and the meaning. What city claims bragging rights on giving transgender persons respect? Kelsey Harkness tells you. Also on tap: Christmas in Kiev and North Korea's nuclear threat, and why five states are losing residents.

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How the US Should Respond to North Korea's Nuclear Test

Experts estimate that Pyongyang currently has 10 to 16 nuclear weapons with potentially as many as 50 to 100 by 2020.

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