Imagine: 24 million people without health insurance wasn’t enough pain and suffering.
The Republican health care plan punishes low-income people, people with disabilities, the elderly and children. All to pay for massive tax cuts for the wealthy.
Republicans will have to decide, quickly and publicly, whether they think everyone deserves access to health care or only some people do.
It’s clear that divisions remain, but Democrats need to leave them behind.
If the Israelis, under constant threat and living just miles from an alphabet soup of other militant groups who hate them, can show the compassion to care for people in need, can we not do more?
For LePage to be successful, he’d need to build trust with lawmakers, work in good faith and be willing to compromise. No chance.
The governor likes to fight for the sake of fighting and shows us once again that he’s uninterested in the actual work of governing.
Voters are pretty clear about what they don’t like about Obamacare. And it doesn’t match the policy argument that most Republicans are making.
We can’t allow the governor to obscure his bad policies with outrageous statements on talk radio or at town hall meetings, but we also have to hold him account for the terrible things he says.