Need Evidence – Here it Is
The answer to those Republicans who claim the President won’t listen to them or negotiate with them is that it is impossible do so. The reason is that Republicans will vote against anything the President proposes, even if it is something Republicans champion. Case in point.
In a twist, Republican senators fight to keep tax increase as part of new health care law
· Article by: STEPHEN OHLEMACHER , Associated Press
· Updated: October 27, 2013 - 8:56 AM
WASHINGTON — Republicans in Congress don't usually fight for tax increases, especially ones that are part of President Barack Obama's health care law.
But GOP senators balked when Democrats proposed delaying a new temporary fee on everyone covered by health insurance.
So employers, insurance companies and other health plan sponsors are in line to pay $63 a person next year for everyone who has coverage. The temporary fee covers all workers, spouses and dependents covered by health insurance.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., proposed delaying the fee in recent budget talks with Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of
. McConnell and other Republican
senators objected; the fee was left intact. Kentucky
Yes that’s right boys and girls, the anti-tax we hate taxes we want tax cuts no matter what Republicans fought successfully to prevent repealing part of the taxes associated with health care reform.
Why? Because they have replaced honest differences of opinion with Democrats and the President with pure irrational hatred.