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House joins Senate in taking first step to repeal and replace Obamacare

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan

By Dave Andrusko Just one day after the Senate took a similar action, the House of Representatives today passed a budget resolution which established a framework for repealing and replacing the “Affordable Health Care Act”–Obamacare. The House vote was 227-198.

Senate takes first step to repeal and replace Obamacare

By Dave Andrusko After seven hours of debate, the Senate early this morning took the first step to repeal and replace Obamacare. “Senators voted 51-48 to approve a budget resolution that Republicans will use as a vehicle to speed through

Wonder if Obama counted noses when he “rallied” Democrats to oppose Republicans’ agenda?

By Dave Andrusko Kudos to WMAL’s Chris Plante who spoke eloquently about the double standard on display when it was announced the Democratic National Committees is building a ‘war room’ (staffed by “former aides to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign”) to

Pro-abortion Sen. Schumer vows to block “out of mainstream” nominee for the Supreme Court

pro-abortion Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY)

Clash also looming over repeal and replace ObamaCare By Dave Andrusko As the final post of the day, a quick rehash of two developments many of you have already heard about. “The first order of business is to repeal and

Articulate ObamaCare critic to head HHS, Democrats’ disarray more obvious by the day

By Dave Andrusko On my way home from work last night I heard that it was now official: pro-life Donald Trump had won Michigan’s 16 electoral votes. On Monday the Board of State Canvassers certified Trump’s 10,704-vote victory. As a

Trump says “ObamaCare is just blowing up” as average cost of benchmark premium to rise by 25% in 2017

By Dave Andrusko Referring to ObamaCare, the Washington Post (and numerous other outlets) are reporting, “Insurers are raising the 2017 premiums for a popular and significant group of health plans sold through HealthCare.gov by an average of 25 percent, more

ABC Finally Notices Bill Clinton Slamming ObamaCare, Dismisses VP Debate

By Nicholas Fondacaro It seems to have taken a poor debate performance by Democratic Vice Presidential candidate Tim Kaine to finally get ABC to cover former President Bill Clinton’s critical remarks about ObamaCare. The network finally reported on the comments

Former President Bill Clinton calls ObamaCare “craziest thing in the world,” while Hillary Clinton promotes even more government control of healthcare

By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics Former President Bill Clinton is turning heads after a surprise attack on the Obama Health Care law (Obamacare). Clinton told a crowd at a campaign rally in Michigan on Monday

Esquire’s Charlie Pierce: Bill Clinton Lost His Political Chops with Obamacare Bashing

Bill Clinton

By P.J. Gladnick Bill Clinton has told the truth. I repeat. Bill Clinton has told the truth. And in this case it was a truth about Obamacare which is sure to make liberals very uncomfortable. So how can they explain

NPR Takes Obamacare Poll, Avoids Result: More Feel Harmed Than Helped

By Tim Graham The Hill newspaper carried this headline on Monday: “Poll: Only 15 percent say they have benefited from ObamaCare.” Sarah Ferris reported: Just 15 percent of people say they have personally benefited from ObamaCare, although more than one-third

No exaggeration: next Supreme Court appointment could “reshape American life”

By Dave Andrusko If by chance you missed “The Supreme Court: What’s at Stake in this Presidential Election?,” by all means take a few minutes out and read the speech given yesterday on the Senate floor by Senator Charles Grassley

Blizzard delayed key pro-life vote – you can still add your voice to protect the unborn

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on a measure to override President Obama’s January 8th veto of H.R. 3762, the “pro-life budget reconciliation bill.” This bill contains a provision that would cut off most federal