Pelosi: Obamacare Was ‘Bipartisan,’ Only Final ‘Tweaks’ Made in Reconciliation

Image result for nancy pelosi liarSpeaking to reporters at U.S. Capitol on Friday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said that only “tweaks” were made to the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, under a reconciliation bill before it was signed into law by President Barack Obama in 2010, and, in fact, the process was “bipartisan.”

Obamacare, which the incoming Trump administration wants to repeal, passed in the House of Representatives on March 21, 2010 by a vote of 219-212.  Not one Republican voted for the bill and 34 Democrats voted against it.

CNSNews.com asked Pelosi, “You expressed yesterday opposition to repealing Obamacare and defunding Planned Parenthood through reconciliation. How do you square that with that’s how the Democrats were able to put Obamacare in place in the first place?”

“Actually – thank you for asking that question,” Pelosi said. “The Affordable Care Act was passed not under reconciliation when it first came to the Congress.”

“So the main part of the bill – House and Senate – was not under reconciliation,” she said. “The final version, which was just some tweaks -- I would have liked more – were what were done under reconciliation.”

“But the bulk of the bill – if you look back to the history of it – the bulk of the bill was done … on the 60-vote rule, not under reconciliation,” Pelosi said.

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He probably has a   6'x8'   oil painting of this hanging on his livingroom wall.

this is 1 time i agree with anything said by a member of congress for  all i know is that this wasn't read by anyone before it was signed. if obamacare is so great then why is congress exempt from this. i am an independent voter and say thanks to my elected officials for imposing this insurance-tax on us

The only reason why this air head Nancy Pelosi is in the US Congress is because of her mob up family from the early sixties and the liberal/socialist voters out in La La land California ! 

brainless Bitch

Oh really, that's why NO Republican voted for it (with the exception of a Rhino).  Pelosi you can stop talking anytime, we already know your have dementia.

If you wispher in her ear, you could here your voice echo.
Obviously, liberal progressive democrats are no longer held to tell the truth.
Even in the face of a video replay of their lie
they lie.
How do you deal with a liar . . .
You point your finger at them and throw rocks.
Other liberal progressive democrats will follow suit.
What universe is this freak botox queen from? Not one Republican voted for this Obama care and thatd bipartisan? We have people in this country that actually believe this garbage.

Can U imagine putting this woman back in office?

Now U know they are nuts~

Bipartisan? What planet does she live on?
Actually I think the Botox Queen is entertaining. Leave her in office she is a constant reminder of how horribly stupid the idiots in San Fransisco really are. It makes no difference who is in office there. They have just been shown the largest state can not win an election. I encourage all demonrats move to california.

The Democrats are stupid enough to believe that we voters do not remember how "OBAMACARE"  was conceived and shoved down our throats, in  the dark of night, behind closed and locked doors, and without one Republican present. Something you might expect from a COMMUNIST BANANA REPUBLIC Government South of the Border.

The Dems forget that Social Media has a MEMORY that remembers the past and will not allow their LIES TO PASS FOR THE TRUTH !!!!!!

Now the Dems want us to play FAIR with them (now that we are in the Majority) and expect us to be STUPID and do so !!!! There may be some who would fall for that, but I'm NOT one of them, and I hope the Conservatives don't either !!!! We have been fooled too many times to risk any more attempts by the LEFT WING RADICAL MARXISTS to recoup and attack our REPUBLIC again after they gain their strength back.

Now is the time to DESTROY them once and for all so we can once again develop a two Party system that can maintain civility and BOTH work for the BEST INTERESTS of the COUNTRY and the PEOPLE, so as to work together with a common goal to "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN" !!!!!

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Pay-Back !!! Pedophile Who Assaulted Nearly 200 Kids Stabbed To Death In Prison

A convicted pedophile who abused almost 200 children was stabbed to death in North Yorkshire, England, on Sunday.

Richard Huckle, 33, from Ashford, Kent, was given 22 life sentences in 2016 after he admitted to sexually abusing 71 kids whose ages ranged from six months to 12 years between 2006 and 2014, according to the BBC.

The report said Huckle was attacked with a makeshift knife while inside his cell at the Full Sutton Prison.

At the pedophile’s trial in 2016, investigators said they found over 20,000 indecent photos and videos of his assaults, which were shared with other pedophiles via a site on the dark web called The Love Zone.

Reports said that prior to his arrest, Huckle posed as an English teacher and Christian volunteer worker in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where he groomed impoverished children.

In one of his online posts, Huckle reportedly wrote “Impoverished kids are definitely much easier to seduce than middle-class Western kids.”

Reports said he attempted to make money from his crimes by crowdfunding the release of the photos.

“Huckle also created a 60-page ‘how-to’ guide for other pedophiles seeking to evade being caught, and kept a scorecard and points system regarding the children who were abused — leading investigators to speculate he may have as many as 200 victims,” a Fox News report stated.

At his sentencing in 2016, Judge Peter Rook condemned Huckle for his heinous crimes he said had become routine for the pedophile.

Rook commented:

Your offending behavior became entrenched in your everyday life. Your life revolved around your sexual activities with young children. Your distorted beliefs in respect of children are deep-seated. Your self-delusion knows no bounds. It is also clear that, had you not been arrested, you planned to continue the same lifestyle using the expertise that you were keen to show off to and share with other abusers so as to continue your sexual exploitation of the children of such communities.

Reports said prior to his death, Huckle refused to cooperate with authorities when they tried to unlock a cache of encrypted files he had access to that may contain the names of victims and other pedophiles, according to Fox News.

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