A couple of weeks ago, efforts to pass the American Health Care Act, Republican legislation that would weaken the Affordable Care Act, fell apart dramatically, as Paul Ryan was forced to withdraw the bill shortly before it could be voted down by the House of
A remarkable exchange in the House Rules Committee on Friday, March 24 laid bare the difference between the priorities of the Republican Party and the priorities of the ruling party’s opponents. Congressman Alcee Hastings of Florida began challenging Republican Greg Walden of Oregon on the
The Republicans Don’t Want To Repeal The Affordable Care Act. They Just Want To Seem Like They’re Trying.
Keep this simple phrase in mind as you watch the theatrics from Congress and the White House today over whether Paul Ryan’s bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act will pass the House of Representatives: You break it, you own it. For years, Republicans have