In another attempt by the GOP to repeal the Affordable Healthcare Act, House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell released a joint statement to the Associated Press – and I’m sure they didn’t realize what they actually said. After all, they are not the sharpest knives in the drawer. More…
I had not heard about this possible line-up until just a few moments ago. If it wasn’t for Karl Rove, I’m sure I would not have heard about this possible race for the Kentucky senate seat in 2014 until Judd makes it official – assuming she does, that is. More…
Def. Filibusterbating: (fĭl’ə-bŭs’tər-bā-ˈtiŋ) The act of filibustering your own bill.
Def: Filibusterbator: The person who is caught in the act of filibusterbating. For example, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is a filibusterbator. McConnell was caught
rosy-palmed red-handed filibusterbating on Thursday, December 6th.
The Republican Record of bills put forth by Obama and the Democratic Party that were designed to help the majority of people in our country as well as small business owners:
Since the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Health Care Act (aka “ObamaCare”),
Republicant’s Republicans and Tea- Baggers Partiers alike have all been scrambling to come up with logical-sounding lies reasons as to why this new act is the most horrid thing to happen to our country. Since several of the SCOTUS judges are pretty much informally known to have been bought by certain people and companies (cough cough Koch Brothers cough cough), I am pretty sure that the GOP was confident that the Supreme Court would render an unconstitutional verdict, thus repealing one of the biggest, and most welcome, changes in health care that we have had in decades. Is the AHCA perfect? I am positive it is not. But it is a start. What we have been doing is not working, so it’s time to change. And the AHCA is modeled after one of the most successful health care systems in the world – in Switzerland.
Oh, to have been a fly on the wall of several peoples rooms and offices when this announcement came out.