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Jeffrey Young

An Obamacare 'Replacement?' Don't Believe The Hype

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.05.2015 | Politics

It’s Obamacare replacement season! Or at least, that’s what congressional Republicans want people to believe. Nearly five years after the Affor...

John Boehner, Mitch McConnell Pledge Renewed Commitment To Obamacare Repeal

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed Wednesday th...

Republicans Hint At Another Government Shutdown Over Obamacare. Seriously.

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 10.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Less than a year after House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) called the 2013 government shutdown over funding for Obamacare a “predictab...

5 Things to Remember About Obama's Clean Power Plant Rule

Carl Pope | Posted 09.28.2014 | Green
Carl Pope

You may encounter intense controversy around the idea of cleaning of America's electricity sector for any one of these three reasons: genuine economic risk, ideology or partisanship. Here are five things to remember as you do.

Michael McAuliff

Boehner's Replacement For Obamacare: A Promise To Replace Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats have repeatedly mocked Republican promises to craft a replacement for Obamacare, and while the GOP is reportedly working on a ...

Here Are Some Really Bad Obamacare Predictions

The Huffington Post | Benjamin Hart | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

With news that the Affordable Care Act has hit 7 million sign-ups, it appears likely -- no matter how much some Republicans don't want to admit it -- ...

GOP Divided Over Obamacare Alternative

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

* Boehner does not promise House votes this year * Some House Republicans at odds over tactics (Adds quotes following leaders' meet...

House GOP Targeting Obamacare Again

Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By DONNA CASSATA, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's health care law is back in Republicans' legislative crosshairs ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Boehner Questions If Obamacare Fix Is Legal

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Thursday he was "highly skeptical" of President Barack Obama's plan to fix insurance policy can...

Boehner Explains Plan For Obamacare Repeal

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.14.2013 | Politics

After House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) declared that House Republicans would end the government shutdown over Obamacare funding by allowing a vote ...

Michael McAuliff

Pelosi Says She's Not Disappointed In Obamacare For A 'Nanosecond'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) gave a robust defense of the health care law Wednesday -- and offered a pointed contrast b...

Christina Wilkie

Small Tax On Pacemakers Threatens To Blow Up World Economy

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Will the world economy be brought to its knees over a tax on pacemakers and hip replacements? As the outlines of a potential budget d...

Curious Boehner Claims Explored

Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. House Speaker John Boehner exaggerated when he said the 2.3 percent medical device excise tax i...

Boehner Mimicks Obama In Angry Floor Speech

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) mocked President Barack Obama in a floor speech Monday, hours before a potential government shutdown -- marking a ...

Michael McAuliff

Senate Vote Leaves Congress Back At Square 1 As Shutdown Looms

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House and Senate played ping-pong with funding for the federal government Monday night, hours before cash for much of Uncle Sam's op...

Boehner Role Shifts In Shutdown Fight

RealClearPolitics | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

Entering the Capitol at the start of what would be a long Saturday session, John Boehner told reporters he felt like a "happy warrior."...

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...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Top Democrat: Boehner Should Learn From Mitch McConnell

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With just four days left to avert a shutdown of the federal government, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has a message for House Speaker John...

Michael McAuliff

John Boehner: House Won't Pass 'Clean' Bill To Fund Government

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) insisted Thursday that the government would not shut down, but he also flatly refused to pass a "cle...

Former Bush Adviser: GOP Gov't Shutdown Threat Is 'Stupid Politically'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

Count George W. Bush's former White House communications chief among those questioning the messaging behind the GOP's threats to shut down the governm...

Democrats Launch Campaign Off GOP Shutdown Threat

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate Democratic campaign arm is aiming to take advantage of widespread disapproval of Republican plans to shut down the government...

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...

Michael McAuliff

Boehner Ready To Pit Obamacare Against Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) vowed Wednesday to push ahead with a bill to defund Obamacare or shut down the government -- an effo...

Boehner Seeks To Calm Republican Clamor

Reuters | Caren Bohan and Rachelle Younglai | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

* In call with Republicans, speaker recalls backlash from 1990s shutdown * Republicans deeply divided on strategy to stop or weaken h...

Jason Linkins

The 40 Attempts To Repeal Obamacare, Ranked

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.02.2013 | Politics

Presented without commentary: 40. The 33rd attempt. 39. The 27th attempt. 38. The 3rd attempt. 37. The 38th attempt. 36. The 31st attem...