Speaker Paul Ryan said the House will use reconciliation in order to defund Planned Parenthood in the Obamacare repeal bill. “We think reconciliation is the tool, because that gets it in law,” Mr. Ryan said at a press conference Tuesday. “Reconciliation is the way to go.”
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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.”
House Speaker Paul D. Ryan on Tuesday offered a full-throated defense of nuns who will challenge Obamacare’s birth control rules before the Supreme Court this week, saying there is “no good reason” to force people who embody public service to violate their faith.
House Speaker Paul D. Ryan has invited a group of nuns fighting Obamacare’s “contraception mandate” to be among his honored guests Tuesday at President Obama’s final State of the Union address to Congress. Sisters Loraine Marie Maguire and Constance Veit will represent the Little Sisters of the Poor, a nonprofit that provides care for the elderly.
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisc. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., is being treated as if he were Obi Wan Kenobi of “Star Wars” – House establishment Republicans’ only hope. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s abrupt exit from the race for speaker of the House Thursday exposed a thin Republican-leadership bullpen. The Californian literally backed out as Republicans met…
Biden interrupted Ryan 82 times during the debate and either smirked, laughed or rolled his eyes whenever Ryan was trying to explain his position. He also referred to Ryan’s remarks at “malarkey” instead of using his usual profanity, which includes the “f-word.”
Biden also lied during the debate, which isn’t difficult for him. During their discussion on abortion, Biden claimed that the Obama Administration isn’t forcing Catholic institutions to provide health insurance that provides abortion or contraceptive services. Ryan slammed him by saying if that’s so, why are Catholic groups suing the Obama Administration over the abortion mandates?
Dr. James Dobson, the founder of Focus on the Family, has just issued a call for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan to discuss moral issues during their presidential campaign. According to Dobson: Barack Obama was a fabrication of the mainstream media that selected him for office, created his poser image as a messiah and hid