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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...

Here's What It Was Like In D.C. The Day Obamacare Passed

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 06.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The day Obamacare passed Congress in 2010 featured a witches' brew of political movements and historical forces. As the long-sought drea...

Obama Appeals To Allies As Embarrassing Problems Mount

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is appealing to its allies in Congress, on Wall Street and across the country to stick with...

Bless You, Our Elected Officials, Steve King and Michele Bachmann

Norman Lear | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Norman Lear

I'm a WWII veteran myself. I like that the men and women who served alongside me can visit the monument in their honor. But maybe a better tribute from our Tea Party politicians would be to step away from the cameras and end this shutdown that they themselves created.

Crazy! Cuckoo! Strategic?

Asher Edelman | Posted 12.01.2013 | Politics
Asher Edelman

Could it be that the House Republicans have been coached in a plan to close down as much of the U.S. Government as possible for as long a period as possible? Why?

Sam Stein

McCain On GOP's Latest Obamacare Reform Push: 'I Feel Terrible' | Sam Stein | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the latest round of the government shutdown showdown, several congressional Republicans are pursuing a policy that they either privat...

GOP Obamacare Opposition Has Congress Veering Toward Gridlock

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Implacable Republican opposition to Obamacare has Congress once more veering closer to gridlock. In the House, more than 50 conser...

Jason Linkins

Will Obamacare Spark Mass Retirements On Capitol Hill? Here's Hoping, Anyway! | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

Are a bunch of Capitol Hill critters about to announce retirements over Obamacare? That's the claim in this piece Friday in Newsmax, which states that...

White House Floats Fix To Obamacare

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It started out a political "gotcha" – an amendment to President Barack Obama's health care law requiring members of Congress and s...