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Thomas Massie: House Version Was Obamacare 2.0, Senate Version Is Obamacare 1.1

Software is produced and released on an incremental basis. That’s what earned Paul Ryan’s healthcare bill its Obamacare 2.0 moniker. Critics saw it as simply a newer version of the original legislation and they were right. Although, when that bill was sent to the Senate and became Mitch McConnell’s healthcare…

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Rand Paul, Mike Lee, & Ted Cruz Won’t Vote For The Senate GOP’s Healthcare Bill

The Senate Republican establishment finally revealed their secretly-written and long-awaited healthcare bill. It was exactly as awful as conservatives and libertarians had expected. The bill no longer deserves to be considered Obamacare-lite as the differences between it and the original legislation are too few and far between to be significant.…

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The “New” Senate GOP Healthcare Bill Is Still Obamacare-Lite

Six weeks ago the House Republican leadership introduced their secretly negotiated, so-called Obamacare repeal bill and managed to get it passed by the skin of their teeth. Republicans were derided by Democrats and their own party members for adopting Nancy Pelosi’s motto ‘you’ll have to pass it to see what’s…

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Watch Miss USA Say “Healthcare Is A Privilege”, Trigger Liberals Nationwide

One of the greatest concessions given to Bernie Sanders for his endorsement of Hillary Clinton was the ability to put forward platform planks. Although he didn’t get everything he wanted, the Vermont Senator did successfully insert language that proclaimed “healthcare is a right” into the Democratic party platform. The claim has now become…

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John Kasich Says “Healthcare Is A Right” And Thinks That’s Conservative

The only thing more unlikely than Donald Trump winning the Republican primary would have been if John Kasich had prevailed. As a big government Republican, Kasich’s chances were never good in such an anti-establishment year. That fact coupled with some of the more liberal things the Ohio Governor said on…

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Here’s Why Justin Amash Voted For The AHCA After Initially Opposing It

The second version of the American Health Care Act was put forward a couple weeks after the first version failed to come to a vote. It squeaked through the House by the slimmest of margins with twenty Republicans voting against it, including Congressman Thomas Massie. Although, Congressman Justin Amash wasn’t…

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Watch Rand Paul Explain How He’d Protect People With Preexisting Conditions

After some revision, Obamacare-Lite finally passed the House (by a meager five vote margin) and is on the way to the Senate. Congressional Republicans and the Trump administration cheered the ‘victory’ while conservatives scoffed at the massive subsidies that were still included. A majority of the spending that was left…

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After Golf With Trump, Rand Paul Says Health Care Deal Is “Getting Closer”

Apparently Rand Paul is much better at golf than Donald Trump insinuated a couple years ago during the Republican Presidential primary. President Trump took the Kentucky Senator out golfing to discuss health care and a “variety of issues”. Libertarians and conservatives were cautiously optimistic that this meant Rand Paul might…

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President Trump Took Rand Paul Golfing To Discuss Healthcare

Until now it’s been hard not to be disappointed by the efforts of the Trump administration. Republicans may have repealed a handful of regulations but for the most part their major policy proposals have been defeated – and they’ve given up easily. After Paul Ryan’s Obamacare-Lite legislation was pulled from a vote it…

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Thomas Massie Says Obamacare Would Be Repealed If Rand Paul Were President

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Paul Ryan’s American Health Care Act collapsed in front of the Republican leadership’s eyes after a bloody fight in the House. The Freedom Caucus held their ground and refused to budge an inch. They killed the bill and defeated President Trump’s first major policy proposal with ease. Although, it didn’t…

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