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Conservatives, ‘Let ObamaCare implode’ is a trap we must avoid

Joel White, Even as House Republicans ready the possibility of a second attempt at a vote on their legislation to replace the Affordable Care Act next week, there are still too many content to simply let the law implode. “Democrats own ObamaCare,” said White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer last month. “It’s a failing system

Congressional Republicans take heat at home on ObamaCare

Congressional Republicans returned this weekend to their districts to get another earful about ObamaCare, while giving mixed statements about how close they are to replacing the health care law and suggesting that avoiding a looming government shutdown is now the priority. California GOP Rep. Tom McClintock again held a town hall event in which residents

Pat Buchanan: It’s Trump’s Party, Now

Before the largest audience of his political career, save perhaps his inaugural, Donald Trump delivered the speech of his life.        And though Tuesday’s address may be called moderate, even inclusive, Trump’s total mastery of his party was on full display.        Congressional Republicans who once professed “free-trade” as dogmatic truth rose again and again to cheer economic nationalism.       

Trump healthcare replacement will have ‘insurance for everybody’

President-elect Donald Trump revealed in an interview with The Washington Post that he’s almost finished with a plan to replace ObamaCare and vowed to have “insurance for everybody.” Trump declined to reveal the pertinent details of the new healthcare plan, but told The Post in the interview published Sunday night that drug companies will be

Trump may pursue border wall without new bill

WASHINGTON –  Congressional Republicans and Donald Trump’s transition team are exploring whether they can make good on Trump’s promise of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border without passing a new bill on the topic, officials said Thursday. Under the evolving plan, the Trump administration would rely on existing legislation authorizing fencing and other technology along

Remember Promises of Full Repeal of Obamacare …. Enjoy Your Lump of Coal This Christmas!

Brian Darling,  It isn’t taking long for Republicans to walk back the promise of the full repeal of Obamacare and ripping it out of the law “root and branch” as Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell likes to say. After a historic defeat of Hillary Clinton and a sweeping victory for Republicans up and down ticket,

Phyllis Schlafly: Trump Battles Globalist Republicans

Before heading to Cleveland to accept the Republican nomination for president, Donald Trump paid a high-profile visit to Capitol Hill, where he hoped to unify Congressional Republicans behind his presidential campaign. Many of the 247 Republican Representatives and 54 Senators were cordial to their party’s presumptive nominee, but others remained hostile and weren’t shy about