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Voters won´t forgive Republicans
if they fail to repeal ObamaCare

The Hill, by Tim Chapman

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Posted By:danvillebill, 3/2/2017 5:54:29 PM

Two months into a new Congress and a bill to repeal ObamaCare has yet to move. Initially, Republicans had hoped to put a repeal bill on President Trump’s desk on his inauguration day. Then the timeline moved back to Presidents Day in February. As we head into March, the timeline threatens to slip again as a GOP plan to repeal and replace is coming under serious conservative criticism. The draft repeal plan leaked last week replaces parts of ObamaCare with a plan that centers on a refundable tax credit — a new program that conservatives fear could cost nearly as much

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Note that the author is the COO for Heritage Action for America

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Midnight Rambler, 3/2/2017 6:02:01 PM     (No. 11176155)

Just from the headline you got that right Timbo.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: justavoter, 3/2/2017 6:05:38 PM     (No. 11176161)

The fuse is lit and getting shorter. Trumps calls on Congress "All talk and no action" sound very true. Trump and his team better get on a strong offense or they will not survive past May 2017. I am sick of Obama care that I am on and I know a lot of people in the same boat. The government has no business being in the health insurance business.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: hpmatt, 3/2/2017 6:13:25 PM     (No. 11176174)

Lemme see - we got the house, we got the senate, now we finally got the White House - wasn´t that the final part RINOs say they needed in the last 3 elections?

Damn straight they better REPEAL IT. Never heard the ´replace´...stuff. I don´t need OR WANT Feds to ´help me´ choose what type of insurance I need, want, or can afford - just get out of the damn way you weasels.

And you damn better repeal all of the Obamacare taxes I am paying too!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 3/2/2017 6:23:56 PM     (No. 11176191)

But is The Hill a credible news source?

No.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MickinPhoenix, 3/2/2017 6:31:56 PM     (No. 11176200)

it will be killed by Rino´s and Libertarians. Dems WIN and Repubs LOSE. THE ASHES HUNG AROUND REPUB´S NECK.....Mick

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Muguy, 3/2/2017 6:51:14 PM     (No. 11176224)

Senator Cruz said this a couple of months ago--If they fail us after getting both houses of Congress and the White House people are going to be riled up like we haven´t seen in a long time.

Is it time to get the tar and feathers and pitchforks out yet?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: danvillebill, 3/2/2017 7:07:15 PM     (No. 11176235)

#4, I also have my doubts about The Hill which is why I noted that the author is the Chief Operating Officer for Heritage Action for America. If you are a conservative that should suggest some credibility.
But maybe not.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 3/2/2017 8:05:36 PM     (No. 11176291)

And here is the Old Washington cloak room mantra; "The voters might not forgive us for it. But, where else are they gonna´ go? Hahahah!"

Seething here.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: FormerDem, 3/2/2017 8:59:36 PM     (No. 11176332)

Get. Rid of it. Get. Rid of it.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: rosefenn, 3/2/2017 9:07:11 PM     (No. 11176338)

I live in Nebraska´s 2nd District. We just elected Republican Don Bacon to his 1st term, he is a retired Air Force Brigadier General. He may turn out to be a big weasel, since he is not going to hold actual in-person town halls like all his predecessors have done. Now I wonder if we elected a cringer and a weeny-boy. He won by a narrow margin, so if he caves on repealing Obamacare, the voters will turf him out next year.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: JediJerry, 3/2/2017 9:07:39 PM     (No. 11176339)

Let´s just see how McCarthy, Ryan, and MCConnels play this thing out. We know Graham and McCain will vote no on repeal when it
gets to the Senate if ever, along with Snowe, and the rest of the RINOs following the lead of their real leader Schmuckie Shoomur. I don´t feel good about it at all. It will be a fake repeal and even worse fake replacement. But im waiting in patience and praying to God to help me keep my faith strong.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: JansGraphix, 3/2/2017 10:18:54 PM     (No. 11176401)

We all know this is true. Doesn´t matter if its from ´The Hill´ or not. I am extremely ticked off at these Rats. RepubliRats. We KNOW Mumbles McConnell is AGAINST anything that is GOOD for America so he will try to undermine it. Why in the world doesn´t Trump throw McConnell´s wife Elaine Chao out of the Office of Transportation, that he put her in charge of? THAT might get the chinless, spineless Mumbles McConnell´s attention.

As for Rat-Ryan, who knows? All I know is that THIS is all out war on these pieces of dog excrement. This country cannot survive this BS! How about letting US HAVE the SAME PLAN that Congress enjoys??!!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 3/2/2017 10:35:39 PM     (No. 11176411)

The fix is easy. Nobody will listen.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Spidey, 3/3/2017 5:57:35 AM     (No. 11176582)

I don´t believe this story. Sure republicans would be upset with no new healthcare plan bt who else are they going to turn to. If nothing else,Trump has brought the advance of socialism to a screeching halt.

Trump has a lot more control over what happens at the border,using existing laws.ICE roundups are starting to happen and agents have more say so in doing their jobs.

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