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Monthly Archives: September 2013

There they go again.  As the nation inches closer to making affordable, quality health care available to millions of Americans, House Republicans have put both feet on the accelerator to shut down the government and are teetering on the edge … Continue reading

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As the hour to the Republican Government Shutdown ticks closer, House Republicans spent the weekend voting for the 43rd and 44th time to repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act instead of doing what it takes to keep the government … Continue reading

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Speaker Boehner – if you won’t listen to the American people, will you listen to your fellow Republicans? You still have time to stop the Republican Government Shutdown… Rep. Charlie Dent (R-PA) “I’m prepared to vote for a clean resolution … Continue reading

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2013 Budget Timeline: No Regular Order, Just More GOP Obstruction & Manufactured Crises Republicans have refused to negotiate with congressional Democrats and President Obama all year; when the American people ask how we got to this point on the budget, … Continue reading

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With just two days until a Republican Government Shutdown, American workers, their families and businesses large and small are bracing themselves for the devastating impact of the latest round of GOP dysfunction. From NBC News: If past is prologue, a … Continue reading

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As we hurtle closer to a Republican Government Shutdown and Default, CEOs worry that GOP dysfunction will have a lasting impact on our nation’s economy and our standing in the world. Are you listening, Speaker Boehner & House Republicans? From … Continue reading

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With only three days left before Republican Government Shutdown, the GOP’s dysfunction and refusal to back-off their extreme, ideological demands is taking this nation down a dangerous partisan path that will hurt our economy, threaten job creation, and leave our … Continue reading

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The consequences of Speaker Boehner handing the gavel to the Tea Party are growing more severe as the GOP goes forward with a Republican Government Shutdown and their plan to hold the full faith and credit of the United States … Continue reading

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Our nation is hurtling toward a government shutdown because House Republicans and Tea Party Senators are refusing to fund the federal government unless they can repeal the Affordable Care Act and put insurance companies back in charge of Americans’ health. … Continue reading

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A new CNBC poll conducted by Hart-McInturff finds that a solid majority of Americans (59% to 19%) oppose defunding the new health care law if it means shutting down the government and defaulting on debt.  The key stat in the … Continue reading

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