Obama to huddle with Capitol Hill Democrats to discuss Obamacare game plan

President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington on Dec. 16, 2016. (Associated Press) **FILE**

By Tom Howell Jr. - The Washington Times - Friday, December 30, 2016

President Obama will huddle with House and Senate Democrats on Wednesday to discuss their fight against Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare in the new Congress.

The meeting will take place in the Capitol Visitor Center’s auditorium and last for about an hour, according to a congressional aide.

Stung by a November election that handed Republicans the keys to health reform, Democrats are brainstorming ways to push back against GOP plans to use a fast-track budget tool to gut the Affordable Care Act in the first months of the new Congress.

Sen. Bernard Sanders, Vermont independent, and Democratic congressional leaders have called for nationwide rallies during a “day of action” on Jan. 15 to decry the repeal and potential plans to replace Medicare’s open-ended entitlement for seniors with a premium-support model favored by Speaker Paul D. Ryan.

White House guidance provided to Congress said Mr. Obama will thank Democrats during the meeting — first reported by Politico — for helping him drive the uninsured rate to historic lows. He will also discuss ways to strengthen the law.


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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, to deliver over million petition signatures demanding that President-elect Donald Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell "keep their hands off the American people's earned Medicare benefits." (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) ** FILE **

Bernie Sanders, Democrats call for rallies to protest GOP health plans

‘Day of Action’ would coincide with MLK Day, early action in Congress

- The Washington Times - Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Sen. Bernard Sanders and Democratic leaders on Wednesday called for nationwide rallies as part of a “day of action” this month to protest GOP plans to dismantle Obamacare and revamp the Medicare program for seniors.

Mr. Sanders, the Vermont independent who emerged as a progressive hero during the 2016 campaign, warned in a “dear colleague” letter that Republicans in charge of both chambers will use a fast-track budget tool to gut the Affordable Care Act, imperiling coverage for millions.

He also said the GOP could pursue a “voucherlike” system for Medicare, a nod to House Speaker Paul D. Ryan’s longstanding plan to replace the program’s open-ended entitlement with a “premium-support” model.

The letter pinpoints Sunday, Jan. 15 — the day before Martin Luther King Day — as a day to publicly resist the GOP’s ideas.

“Rallies will be held around the country to vigorously oppose the Republican plan to end Medicare as we know it and throw our health care system into chaos,” Mr. Sanders wrote, with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California and incoming Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer of New York.


This is the same old game plan that cost the dem's to loose elections all a cross America for the last eight years, they cant understand that America will never be in favor of a Socialist rule and no matter how big of a mess they make Americans will know that they are to blame and become even more insignificant then they are now !

Bernie is a very sick individual to take such a stand.

He can rally his ilk all he wants.

The people have spoken -- we do not want the barryscare program the democraps single handedly shoved down our throats.

They truly are tone deaf in every way.

The GOP has the House, the Senate, along with a strong Republican president that has an aggressive mandate to implement for the people. He won this election based of that very fact. There should be absolutely NO excuses. Period! We cannot allow these anti-American Socialists to go on with protecting the unconstitutional debacle known as Obamacare.

The Trump administration mustn't stop with that ridiculous law either. Let the DEMs scream and rant all they want. They've been legally neutered and we must let them know that wonderful fact every day, through the non-stop reversals of their ideological driven agenda.

Remember, we've endured eight miserable years of Obama running unchecked, with no real hope in sight.

Now is the perfect time, with unprecedented power, to correct every single policy that has caused millions of Americans enormous damage and NEVER look back. This precious period of time may never happen again and it must not be squandered over personal feelings regarding a selfish legacy. Obama governed against the will of the people and now it's payback time. Obama, How does it feel to be irrelevant? 

Screw Obama and his destructive Marxist legacy!

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Dont underestimate the underhandedness of these low-life bums,Communists and IslamoFascists.

OScumBag is building his private army.  Oil your weapons.

Vicious, evil, vile.  He hates America and the dem/socialist/communists who agree with him are no better.

Pres Obama can now go back to the job he has experience in "COMMUNITY ORGANIZER"  funded by George Soros.

Bernie is the perfect figure head of the progressive"communist" party. Thank God the people woke up to the hijacking of our nation. Repeal and replace. My premium was raised 150 percent. I had to search for affordable insurance on my own. I wouldn't take a tax credit if I was starving.

The American Action Forum finds that the cost of 2016 benchmark Silver plans will increase by an average of 27 percent in 2017 for a 27-year-old non-smoker. While the lowest cost Bronze plan will increase by 22 percent in 2017.
Read more: Premiums to go up, way up.

To Hell with that Lame Duck .Repeal all of it . we the People don't want the Government  In our health care at all !!.




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CONFUSION:   Pelosi Says Constitution Spells Out ‘Two Co-Equal Branches’ Of Government

No Nancy. No.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi must be taking night classes at the Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez School of Government.

Pelosi, the 79-year-old third-highest ranking official in the U.S. government, was speaking to the Center for American Progress today when she mistakenly said there are “two co-equal branches” of government, before correcting herself to say there are three.


“First of all, let me just say, we take an oath of office to protect and defend the Constitution of the United States,” Pelosi said.

“Democrats take that oath seriously, and we are committed to honoring our oath of office. I’m not sure that our Republican colleagues share that commitment, and I’m not sure that the president of the United States does, too,” she claimed.

“So, in light of the fact that the beauty of the Constitution is a system of checks and balances— two co-equal branches— three co-equal branches of government,” she corrected with a laugh.

“A check and balance on each other,” she continued. “Con— Constitution spells out the pri— pa, uh, the duties of Congress and one of them is oversight of the president of the United States, another one of them is to impeach the president of the United States,” Pelosi said.

In November, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rallied supporters on Facebook to pitch in and help Democrats take back “all three chambers of Congress.”

“…the Progressive movement works and it wins in all districts…If we work our butts off to make sure that we take back all three chambers of Congress– three chambers of government…,” she said during the virtual appearance.

She clarified that she meant the “presidency, the Senate and the House.”

According to the Constitution, the three branches of government are the legislative, executive and judicial.

Below: Nancy Pelosi is continuing to promote the false narrative that President Trump is involved in a cover-up and therefore may be guilty of an impeachable offense. Millie Weaver joins Alex to break down the propaganda being used to overturn the democratic election of 2016 


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