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The Republicans, including Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky and John McCain of Arizona, urge Boehner to end the program when Congress
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) doesn't think he made any mistakes related to the government shutdown, but he can think of things others should regret, he said in remarks aired Sunday on ABC's "This Week."
Cruz told the Dallas Morning News in an interview published Saturday that he had only one regret about his first year in
"There are no plans to tie a repeal vote to a government funding bill," a senior House GOP aide told The Huffington Post
Obamacare is not going to be repealed -- not now and not in the future. However, there is real risk it could collapse under its own weight. Whether or not you support this president, this could seriously harm the health of our citizens and America's fiscal stability.
Throughout the push for national insurance reform, the president and his Democratic allies in Congress repeatedly overpromised and underdelivered. The Republicans didn't help the situation, opposing Obamacare long after the U.S. Supreme Court declared it the law of the land.
"One of the things that's a benefit about a House origination is it's a message," Corker said. "You can respond to a message
Republican opposition to the ACA has made the fights about Social Security and Medicare look like a walk in the park. What is almost criminal is how opponents of the law are essentially denying Americans their now constitutionally-guaranteed rights.
"What I'm worried about [is] a deal coming out of the Senate that a majority of Republicans can't vote for in the House, that
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Do you compromise for the good of the country now and risk being replaced by a more extreme right-winger during midterms, or become more extreme yourself by obstructing everything in order to prevent anything?
However, Republicans have long signaled that they think the debt limit is their strongest bit of leverage to win concessions
"We knew in advance because the Congressional Research Service had told us that the mandatory funding piece that was put
Some House leaders, among them Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), would like to link the whole funding question
It's not all national park closings and furloughed workers, the government shutdown also means the rule of law goes completely
If the shutdown lasts for longer than a few days, the U.S. could face major economic consequences. IHS economists say they’ll