But is the right to have our voices heard through elections why our system of democracy has survived for so long? Absolutely. And wouldn't it be great if Egypt's citizens could also nonviolently fillibuster, stall, and threaten to repeal legislation like we do?
We cannot allow Republicans to take us back to a broken health care system that left too many families at risk. It would be devastating for our families -- our seniors, women, children and communities that desperately need quality, affordable care.
All the GOP candidates have promised that one of their highest priorities if elected would be to repeal the Affordable Care Act. But none offered insights into the real effects that such a repeal would have on people's lives.