National Headlines 2-15-17

A bleak week for Obamacare (Politico)

Senate nixes Obama-era gun rule (The Hill)

‘I don’t want problems’ with Trump, says Venezuela’s Maduro (Reuters)

OCC student suspended after filming teacher saying Trump’s election was ‘an act of terrorism’ (Orange County Register)

Major Blow to Obamacare Mandate: IRS Won’t Reject Tax Returns That Don’t Answer Health Insurance Question (Reason)

Trump promises Israel that Iran will never get bomb (AFP)

Andrew Puzder withdraws as a labor secretary nominee (CNN)

Phoenix officials turn down petition to adopt sanctuary city status (FOX News)

DeVos: Protesters show hostility to change, new ideas in education (Washington Post)

Humana exit highlights uncertainty about ObamaCare replacement plan (The Hill)

Trump Meets With Retail CEOs to Discuss Taxes, Jobs, And Economy (NBC News)