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Asked For A 'Policy Risk,' Paul Ryan Says: Replace Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 11.01.2015 | Politics

Newly elected Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has pledged that his tenure will feature a different tone and approach than how the House has operated in the...

House Dems Blast Anti-Obamacare Tactics: 'Don't We Have Anything Better To Do?'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso & Adriana Usero | Posted 07.29.2014 | Politics

A trio of Democratic congressmen blasted their Republican colleagues on Monday for reviving attacks against the Affordable Care Act. The House Ener...

Sabrina Siddiqui

House GOP's Anti-Obamacare Message Doesn't Always Come Through On Members' Websites

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In public, House Republicans show few to no cracks in their anti-Obamacare platform. They say they want the law repealed and -- if they ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Democrats Try Reframing Obamacare Debate In New Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee launched a paid campaign Thursday attacking House Republicans' obsession with repealing ...

Jennifer Bendery

White House Throws Cold Water On 'Keep Your Health Plan' Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House on Tuesday dismissed a Republican bill making its way through the House that would allow health insurance companies canc...

House GOP No-Shows At Obamacare Briefing They Demanded

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.31.2013 | Politics

For all their fury, most of the House Republicans who had demanded their own closed-door briefing from the administration on President Barack Obama's ...

Jennifer Bendery

GOP Congressman: 25 Republicans May Vote Against Taking Up Bill With Obamacare Provision

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said Monday that he will buck his party leadership and vote against bringing up a government-funding bill that ...

Good Grief! How Did We End Up on the Verge of Another Government Shutdown?

Scott Lilly | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics
Scott Lilly

The backbenchers that have engineered this train wreck may not be embarrassed by their handiwork, but party veterans clearly want no part of it.

Jennifer Bendery

People With Disabilities Storm House Building, Demand Boehner Leave Obamacare Alone

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At least 200 people with disabilities set up camp outside a House office building on Monday and occupied the halls inside, demanding tha...

Ryan Grim

House Republicans Really Do Believe Democrats Will Cave On Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans may appear to observers to be pushing the government toward a shutdown, but that's not even remotely how they see it. ...

Sam Stein

Durbin Willing To Look At Obamacare Change, 'But Not With A Gun To My Head'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican lawmakers may eventually be able to win small concessions from Democrats with respect to the president’s health care law, b...

Government Shutdown Threat Puts Pressure On House

Posted 11.28.2013 | Politics

By DAVID ESPO, The Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Locked in a deepening struggle with President Barack Obama, House Republicans demanded a one-year...

Michael McAuliff

House GOP Hunts For Way To Please Tea Party

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If Americans aren't sure whether Congress can head off a shutdown of the government in the next three days, they're not alone. The Repub...

Sam Stein

House Republicans Unlikely To Touch Obamacare In Next Government Funding Offer

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Now comes the waiting. With the Senate set to dispatch an always-futile effort to pass government funding legislation that defunds t...

Jennifer Bendery

Tom Coburn Says Republicans Pushing To Defund Obamacare Aren't Based In The 'Real World'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) said his Republican colleagues who are pushing to defund Obamacare -- even if it means risking a government sh...

Jennifer Bendery

Ted Cruz: Republicans Who Vote To Take Up Bill Defunding Obamacare Are Voting For Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) got tangled up in his rhetoric on Sunday as he made the case that any Senate Republican who votes next week to t...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama Slams Republicans For Risking Government Shutdown Over Defunding Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama tore into Republicans on Friday for risking a government shutdown -- and a possible debt default -- in their late...

Jennifer Bendery

Ted Cruz Digs Himself In Further On Obamacare: 'Likely That It Will Take Another Election For A Full Repeal'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) didn't have much to say Thursday in response to House Republicans fuming at him for conceding that the Democrati...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Senate Republicans Unimpressed By House GOP Plan To Defund Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As House Republicans prepare to vote this week on a continuing resolution that would defund Obamacare, several Senate Republicans contin...

Jennifer Bendery

Republican Explains Why 42nd Vote To Repeal Obamacare Will Be Better Than The Previous 41

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans have now voted 41 times to repeal Obamacare, knowing each time that those bills would go nowhere in the Senate and nev...

House GOP Going For Broke In Big Fight

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics

(Repeats to reach additional subscribers) By Richard Cowan and David Lawder WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Another down...

House GOP To Demand Obamacare Delay In Debt Ceiling Deal

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

House Republican leadership will seek a one-year delay in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in exchange for lifting the debt ceiling, Nati...