Category Archives: Healthcare Repeal

Today in Symbolic Wankery

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) breathlessly tells us… Obamacare repeal may finally land on Obama’s desk After an all-out effort by emissaries and allies of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over the past two weeks to woo skeptical … Continue reading

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ACA Upheld

Well, John Roberts is probably going into the Witness Protection Program again as the SCOTUS upholds the existing law by a 6-3 vote. (Roberts and Kennedy were the defectors leaving Alito, Scalia, and Mini-Scalia, um, Clarence Thomas fuming in the … Continue reading

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Don’t Try This at Home, Kids…

In which Paul Ryan takes first place in Lying for Speed. Continue reading

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Well, That Takes Some Brass

In which we see that the GOP don’t play by the Pottery Barn Rules. Continue reading

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It’s Not A Grocery Store Scanner, Jeb

Is there nothing that The Smart Bush can say that shows any smarts or humanity? Anyway, he’s done it again: Jeb Bush says the Apple Watch shows how we can eliminate Obamacare. It’s almost like Poppy Bush and the grocery … Continue reading

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‘That’s Entirely Different. Never Mind.’

The biggest fraud in American Politics, the famous Zombie-eyed Granny-starver of note, Paul Ryan explains to us what Y’All Qaeda’s fall-back plan is if the Supreme Court guts the Affordable Care Act (as is much predicted): House Ways and Means Chairman … Continue reading

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Your Congress Working Hard For You

The Hill tells us… The House on Thursday in a 252-172 vote approved legislation that would waive fees on businesses that do not offer health insurance to employees working fewer than 40 hours per week… The legislation is the GOP’s … Continue reading

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Want Fries With Your Stupid?

Teebagger Republican Rob Maness, who is running for Senate in LA has an interesting idea in his noggin that healthcare is a zero-sum game: “And what happens with health care is it’s a product, a service that has to be … Continue reading

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Some Fries With Your Stupid?

Tom Cotton, whom some might mistake as a mini-me version of almost-human The Willard Mechanism tells us that people with pre-existing conditions were better off before The Affordable Care Act. “Many people were happy with their coverage under the high-risk … Continue reading

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The Morning Quote

First some background into the quote, which involves some agitprop paid for by the Koch Brothers: And now some journalism courtesy of HuffPo: “Before her plan was canceled, Boonstra was paying a $1,100 monthly premium. That’s $13,200 a year, without … Continue reading

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