06/19/2013 09:19 am ET

Jan Brewer: The Tea Party Hero Who Saved Obamacare


THIS WEEK, Arizona became the 24th state to approve Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act, a.k.a. Obamacare—but only because of the efforts of an extremely unlikely advocate: Republican Gov. Jan Brewer, a Tea Party hero who had once memorably wagged her finger in President Obama’s face on an airport tarmac.

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