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Obamacare Gets Allies Amid Red State Hostility

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2013 | Politics

By David Morgan HOUSTON, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Behind the political battle lines on Obamacare, the three-story headquart...

Palin Stands Up For Ted Cruz

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) stood up for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) just after Cruz launched into a long anti-Obamacare speech on Tuesday. Pali...

Cruz Gives Long Speech On Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) began a long speech on Obamacare Tuesday, vowing to speak "until I am no longer able to stand." The speech is not a filibus...

One Week Left To Avoid Government Shutdown

Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

By PHILIP ELLIOTT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — With a week left to hammer out a deal to avoid a government shutdown, some lawmakers seem re...

Pelosi: Republicans' Goal Is Government Shutdown

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 11.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Even before a budget deadline arrives, leaders from both parties are blaming each other – and some Republicans are criticizin...

Paul Admits GOP 'Probably Can't Defeat Or Get Rid Of Obamacare'

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. -- Republican Sen. Rand Paul says President Barack Obama's health care law probably can't be defeated or gotten rid of. And he'...

Expect Snags In Affordable Care Act Rollout

Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

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...

Obamacare Myths Explored

Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Summary We’ve been batting down bogus claims about the Affordable Care Act for years, ...

Democratic Ally Criticizes Part Of Obamacare

AP | SAM HANANEL | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The AFL-CIO on Wednesday approved a resolution critical of parts of President Barack Obama's health care law in spite of efforts by Whit...

Palin: 'It Is Time To Bomb Obamacare'

Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

Former Alaska governor and Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin took to her social media accounts on Monday to promote her new anti-Obam...

Challenges Put Obama's Skills To The Test

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The tasks stacking up before President Barack Obama over the coming weeks will test his persuasion powers and his mobilizing skills more...

Republican Governors Buck GOP On Obamacare

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Despite unrelenting pressure by congressional Republicans to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, GOP governors i...

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...

State Resistance To Obamacare Has Deep Roots

Stateline | Michael Ollove | Posted 08.22.2013 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Florida Voices Big Obamacare Concerns

Reuters | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

By Zachary Fagenson and Bill Cotterell MIAMI/TALLAHASSEE, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott voiced serious concerns Tuesd...

Obama Pledges To Make Health Care Law Work

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 10.17.2013 | Politics

CHILMARK, Mass. -- President Barack Obama is pledging to do everything he can to make sure the new health care law works the way he intended. In hi...

Gingrich To Republicans: Move On!

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

By Scott Malone BOSTON, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Former U.S. House speaker Newt Gingrich told a meeting of the Republican National Committee...

Obama Makes Gross Overstatements

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. President Obama claimed that all of the currently uninsured would be able to get coverage o...

Norquist: Obama 'Doesn't Have Many' Successes

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, spoke out against Obamacare on Thursday, telling Newsmax President Barack Obama touts the Affo...

Obama Official Challenges GOP Health Care Attacks

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

* Tavenner says business impacts are "isolated incidents" * Republicans call her out of touch with public concern By Dav...

Republicans Ready Obamacare Challenge With Eye On 2014

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

By David Morgan WASHINGTON, July 25 (Reuters) - With the Obama administration poised for a huge public education campaign on healthca...

Obamacare Gets Unusual Promoters

The Washington Post | Sarah Kliff | Posted 07.22.2013 | Politics

What do Oprah, Funny or Die and the Grammys have in common? All three, it turns out, have volunteered to promote Obamacare....

Health Care Law Faces Big Problems

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — There's a bit of a domino effect undercutting President Barack Obama's health care law. Enforcement of the overhaul's central mand...

Obamacare Struggles To Meet Make-Or-Break Deadline

Reuters | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

By David Morgan WASHINGTON, July 14 (Reuters) - With time running out, U.S. officials are struggling to cope with the task of launchin...