house republicans obamacare
On this front, at least, the new speaker is kinda like the last speaker.
"Today's hearing is nothing more than another episode in a series of Republican attacks on the Affordable Care Act, and this
Repeal the law. Repeal the law and replace it. Reform the law. Avoiding mentioning the law altogether. A bad or outdated
The campaign, previewed to The Huffington Post, consists of automated phone calls to the constituents of 21 vulnerable House
The "Keep Your Health Plan Act," authored by House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.), comes as
"At the time the briefing was scheduled, Secretary Sebelius was refusing to testify openly at a Congressional committee," Steel
Nearly all Republican lawmakers flooding out of a closed-door meeting scoffed at the idea of passing a "clean" bill that
The backbenchers that have engineered this train wreck may not be embarrassed by their handiwork, but party veterans clearly want no part of it.
Joe Tate of Austin, who came to Washington for the protest, said people with disabilities have long waited for a program
"We just need to stand firm. I think we may get Democrats on this," said Rep. Tom Massie (R-Ky.). "I don't think he would
House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) has said that if the Senate votes down the current continuing resolution, GOP
The Senate has passed a bill that keeps federal employees on the job until Nov. 15 -- but strips the House GOP's attempt
“We'll deal with whatever the Senate passes when they pass it," Boehner spokesman Michael Steele told The Huffington Post's
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) said his Republican colleagues who are pushing to defund Obamacare -- even if it
The Texas senator demurred when asked how many other Senate Republicans were on board with his idea for blocking consideration
"The debate that's going on in Congress is not meeting the test of helping middle-class families," Obama said. "They're focused
Ted Cruz Digs Himself In Further On Obamacare: 'Likely That It Will Take Another Election For A Full Repeal'
"I think it is likely that it will take another election for a full repeal," he said. UPDATE: House Speaker John Boehner
Few House GOP leaders appear to truly be holding out hope that Obamacare will be defunded through this process. Instead, they