Tag Archives: House Speaker Paul Ryan

Comey: Trump ‘Morally Unfit to Be President’

Comey is a moron. Donald Trump is “morally unfit” to be president of the United States, former FBI director James Comey told ABC in an interview broadcast on Sunday. Continue reading →

Congress opens door to nixing ObamaCare mandate in tax bill

Top House Republicans have opened the door to using their sweeping tax bill to repeal ObamaCare’s individual mandate, as they began retooling the tax proposal Monday in pursuit of a final version that can pass Congress. Continue reading →

Freedom Caucus’ Jordan: End ObamaCare blaming, ‘Let’s get to work’

House Freedom Caucus co-founder Rep. Jim Jordan tried Sunday to end the blame being cast upon his group and others for Republicans’ failed ObamaCare overhaul bill, saying, “Let’s get to work.” Continue reading →

Congress OKs budget, in 1st step toward ObamaCare repeal

Congress on Friday approved a budget framework that would smooth the way for an eventual vote on dismantling the outgoing president’s signature health care law. The House voted 227-198 for the measure, following a vote in the Senate earlier this week.

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Tea Party-tied group calls for delay in speaker vote as Ryan faces unrest

An influential conservative group is urging the Republican-led House to postpone its looming leadership vote, potentially offering House Speaker Paul Ryan a chance to get his ‘house’ in order at a time when his detractors are renewing threats to oust him in the aftermath of the “chaotic” 2016 election.

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Lawmakers seek to delay 3 ObamaCare taxes as part of year-end budget deal

Tuesday night, Congressional lawmakers plan to announce an agreement night to delay three ObamaCare taxes as part of final-stretch talks to complete a massive, year-end spending and tax package. The delays to the health care law’s medical device tax, so-called “Cadillac tax” and health insurance tax will be part of a larger tax break package that is expected to pass.

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