Defund Obamacare

GOP Congress: Defund Obama’s Disastrous Policies or be Complicit in the Destruction of Your Country

Open Letter to House and Senate Republican Leaders

Defund Obama’s Disastrous Policies or be Complicit in the Destruction of Your Country

Due to the disastrous policies of President Barack Obama America is at a tipping point.

House GOP Expands Obamacare?!

Allahpundit, Hot Air

House Republicans quietly passed a bill to expand coverage choices under Obamacare. At the prodding of business organizations, House R's quietly secured a recent change in OCare to expand coverage choices, a striking, one-of-a-kind departure from dozens of high-decibel attempts to repeal or dismember it.

Kentucky Legislature Defunded ObamaCare

David Adamsinky, Red State

The Kentucky General Assembly almost unanimously voted to defund ObamaCare in the Commonwealth as it mandated that no general fund dollars can be spent on the Medicaid expansion or health benefit exchange in the next biennium.

Defund Obamacare Effort Rises in KY

David Adamsinky, Red State

The Kentucky Senate's Appropriations & Revenue committee will make a case for withdrawing state funding for at least the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange. ObamaCare suck-up Gov. Beshear will lose it over this.

GOP Ties Votes on Debt Limit to Defunding Obamacare

Lisa Barron, Newsmax

House R's appear to be moving closer to tying a debt ceiling increase to a repeal of the insurance co. bailout clause in Obamacare. Removing the "risk corridor" provision in OCare seemed to have more support than linking the debt limit to approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

Cruz Ramping Up Obamacare Takedown

Mark Whittington,

Ted Cruz indicated that he will renew efforts to repeal Obamacare. He suggests that a number of upcoming votes, to fund federal agencies for the current fiscal year and to raise the debt ceiling, are perfect opportunities to attach and push for a repeal of the law.

Cruz Hands Off in Sessions Race?

Molly K. Hooper and Bob Cusack, The Hill

Will Ted Cruz endorse tea party fave Katrina Pierson who is taking on estab. Repub. Sen. Pete Sessions? Sessions claims that he has conservatives' support.

McConnell Adopts Anti-Limbaugh Ploy

Erick Erickson, Red State

The controversy over Mitch McConnell's blackmail tactics against conservative grassroots grows. Is Karl Rove behind this as well?

How to Stop Obamacare in VA

Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II, National Review

The right way to do it is with a vote for Ken Cuccinelli. He wants to strengthen Virginia’s healthcare system and deliver better care to more by removing the roadblocks put in place by Obamacare.

Washington’s Drunken Clowns

The problem for the Republican establishment is now that ObamaCare’s inherent flaws are being publicly exposed what are Republicans going to do about it? Right now it looks like they plan to pile in the clown car, keep funding ObamaCare, and give Democrats a free ride past the next election by postponing the individual mandate for a year.

Asking the GOP Establishment the Obvious Question About ObamaCare

Why is the Republican establishment happy to give Obama time to fix ObamaCare, but opposed to actually doing the one thing that would stop ObamaCare before it becomes another welfare addiction – defunding it.

Cruz Gets Big TX Welcome

Jim Forsyth, Reuters

"After two months in Washington, it's great to be back in America," Cruz joked in speaking to a crowd in San Antonio. He received an eight-minute standing ovation.

Palin: DC's A Corrupt Bastards Club

Sarah Palin, Breitbart

Sarah Palin warns that the Dems' goal is to move Obamacare to a single-payer system of full socialized medicine. "The evidence is right before our eyes. Open yours, GOP establishment," Palin writes.

DeMint Won't Back Down on OCare

Jim DeMint, Wall Street Journal

"Fighting a law that is unfair, unworkable and unaffordable is reasonable and necessary," wrote DeMint.

McConnell's Promises

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell says he will not allow another government shutdown as part of a strategy to repeal ObamaCare.

The Obamacare Disaster

Conrad Black, National Review Online

It’s a sign not just of bad health-care policy but of greater systemic problems.

Boehner to Allow Squishy Deal

Ed Morrissey, Hot Air

Boehner will allow a vote on an emerging Sen. proposal to open government and lift the debt ceiling without amendments and have it pass with Dem votes. Boehner may not be Speaker in '14.

Docs Requiring UpFront Payment

Breitbart News Staff

Many docs and clinics are now demanding that people pay the entire insurance deductible before being treated. Obamacare will increase that practice, as most plans under OCare have low premiums with huge deductibles.

OCare Contraception Mandate Deal Coming?

Susan Crabtree, Washington Examiner

House Repubs' latest proposal to raise the debt limit and end the shutdown could start another budget fight over Obamacare’s contraception mandate, which requires employers to provide insurance that covers birth control.