NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Douglas Holtz-Eakin, former director of the Congressional Budget Office, about the CBO report on the cost of the latest health care bill and the group's overall reliability in predicting the cost of such legislation.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to Asia for a 4-day visit to Japan, South Korea and China. The trip comes at a tense time in the region as North Korea test fires missiles and the U.S. installs an anti-missile defense system in South Korea.
A late season storm has hit a wide swatch of the Northeast — crippling travel and knocking out power across the region. Some of the hardest hit areas will likely be digging out of more than 2 feet of snow before the storm tapers off.