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It’s a pretty good sign that this whole ObamaCare deal is a mess when public schools, which usually champion liberal policies are asking for an out. In Indiana, 15 school districts have filed a lawsuit against Obamacare in order to stop the financial consequences they see coming in the near future.
Senator Ted Cruz may be an outcast in Washington DC, and a thorn in the side of the Republican National Committee as well as GOP leadership, but at home he is a hero. This week citizens have been hosting rallies to welcome Senator Cruz back to the Lonestar state to publically applaud and thank him for his courageous stand against Obamacare and big government bureaucrats in both parties.
Ohio Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina) this week reiterated his concern that Governor John Kasich may bankrupt the state’s Medicaid program if the Ohio Controlling Board rejects Kasich’s request to spend Obamacare funding.
The Senate Deal to Fund ObamaCare: See How Your Members of Congress Voted Here!
Tonight, both the House and Senate voted on a Continuing Resolution that funds our government through January 15th of next year. This deal also raises the debt ceiling through February 2014, and requires that both chambers go to conference on passing a budget resolution.
Coalition Letter: Conservative Leaders to Congress: Reject this Washington Deal
FreedomWorks has signed on to the following coalition letter from the Conservative Action Project.Conservative Leaders to Congress: Reject this Washington Deal "Make no mistake, a vote for a deal like this is a vote to move forward with Obamacare."
Two things which I take very seriously are freedom and ice cream. Imagine my disappointment when I heard that Bonnie Doon ice cream was going out of business because they could not survive under Obamacare.
Will Boehner Violate the Hastert Rule for the Eighth Time?
Will House Speaker John Boehner need to rely on more Democrats than Republicans in order to pass President Obama’s agenda through Congress – violating what is known as the Hastert Rule? It would be the sixth occasion since he assumed the speakership in 2011, and his seventh attempt. If a cancelled attempt to pass Obamacare funding on Tuesday is included, it would be the eighth.
Another ObamaCare Victim: Young, Healthy, and Priced Out of Her Health Care Plan
In his effort to try to convince Americans that the Affordable Care Act was going to be affordable, and that benevolent big government cared, President Obama exclaimed, "If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan. Period."