Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., will move forward with a plan to hold a vote on repealing the Affordable Care Act Today, but it is still not clear what will be in the bill or whether it has enough votes to pass. “Many of us have waited literally years for this moment to arrive and, at long last, it finally has,” McConnell said on the Senate floor yesterday as he urged senators to vote. The effort might have gained a boost after Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., revealed that he would return to the Senate to take part in the health care vote.
At least four homes in Williamson County caught fire, possibly from lightning strikes.
The last killer whale born under Sea World in San Antonio’s former breeding program has died. Kyara was a three month old calf who had gotten an infection. The infection was treated but Kyara continued to decline.