Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) is a GING-PAC endorsed lawmaker and a member of the House Freedom Caucus. He is deeply concerned about the Obamacare replacement legislation proposed by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan because it won’t do what Republicans promised the voters they would do to rid America of the scourge of Obamacare.
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We just had an election about change, about draining the swamp. President Trump promised to be different, and I believe he sincerely wants to be. But he is being taken for a ride through the swamp right now on “Obamacare Lite.”
Kentucky Senator Rand Paul (a medical doctor) and Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) have been making the rounds on Fox News and other outlets to express their opposition to Paul Ryan’s “repeal and replace Obamacare” legislation labeled Obamacare Lite.
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) made appearances on a couple of talk shows last week and over the weekend to draw attention to the “secret” Obamacare legislation being kept the prying eyes of Senators who will be asked to vote on it. Paul wonders why the House won’t just reintroduce a bill that already passed that very effectively repeals and replaces Obamacare.
The draft repeal of the Affordable Care Act is already so controversial — with Republicans — that it is being held in a “secure location.” And even Republican senators are barred from seeing it by GOP leadership. “My guess is, they are trying to hide their ‘Obamacare Lite’ approach.”