Joe Heller by Joe Heller

Joe Heller

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  1. ConserveGov

    ConserveGov said, about 1 year ago

    Just reminding people who tried to stop it before all hell breaks out and the libs try to say it was “Bush’s fault”.

  2. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, about 1 year ago

    To the House of Representatives: We heard you the third time.

    Seriously, the system that Obamacare seeks to replace is broken. We cannot go back, we must move forward. If the Republicans were smart, they’d come up with a better plan. It’s more likely they would gain votes if they showed some real leadership. Privatizing healthcare has already been taken (Obamacare). Privatizing Medicare, as Mr. Ryan proposed, will just send seniors to emergency rooms, where the cost of care will rise exponentially, and the taxpayer will be expected to bail the hospitals out. Unworkable. So they will hope to gain power by trying to make the democrats fail (being part of the problem) rather than saving the day with, say, single payer (part of the solution). Good luck with that strategy. It may work, but at what cost?

  3. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result is a sign of insanity.

  4. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, about 1 year ago

    What legislation has been proposed that would create jobs? During the last election, both parties said job creation was their number one issue and since the elections, neither have said much or anything reported in our corporate owned media news outlets.
    Romney/Obama Care is a good idea, but lacking bipartisan cooperation, design, construction, and implementation, it is deeply flawed. And despite that, it is better than no health care at all.

  5. mikefive

    mikefive said, about 1 year ago

    The PPACA is a mess and needs repealed and replaced with something that makes sense. Key word being “replaced”.

  6. masterskrain

    masterskrain GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    Perhaps the Elephant would have more success if he actually had a viable alternative that works, rather then just going back to the system of the Insurance Industry making totally obscene profits off of other people’s suffering!

    Come on Elephants, where is YOUR National Health Care Plan that will save people money, and provide better and more affordable Health Care for the Largest Industrialized Nation in the World?Of course, with the Insurance Industry making gazillions of $$ yearly, that insures a steady source of “Campaign Contributions”!

  7. TheTrustedMechanic

    TheTrustedMechanic GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago


    The problem with your scenario Mike is the republicans have demonstrated throughout this entire fiasco they have no interest in a workable, good for the people replacement. They have demonstrated they have no more interest in a replacement than to say “repeal and replace.” Once they get the repeal there will be no replacement. THAT is the problem.

  8. TheTrustedMechanic

    TheTrustedMechanic GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Debt Free

    They got elected to SERVE the people and to WORK for a solution to the nation’s problems. So far all they have done is to be the nation’s problem.

  9. TheTrustedMechanic

    TheTrustedMechanic GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Gore Bane

    Did you really just write that fundamentally LIE! again? The Democrats had a functional super-majority and thus “full control” for about 2 months. Sure they had 60 names on the roster, but names on paper don’t mean anything, it’s butts in the seats that matter. So without all 60 members in chambers at the same time there was no way to stave off an obstructionist republican filibuster on anything. Do you have the honesty to do some research and find that Sen. Ted Kennedy was sick and absent after President Obama’s inauguration until his death, and then Sen. Byrd was very often absent due to health concerns as well? Right there is just two of the 60 the Democrats needed to have “full control.” And then there was a contested election that dragged on so there was an unfilled seat. So since this issue has been beaten to death, with the same facts, the same reality and you still continue to spew the false assertions that the Democrats had “Full control” of Congress you are a LIAR!

  10. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, about 1 year ago

    @Respectful Troll

    Haven’t you learned yet how to tell when a politician is lying during a campaign?

  11. disgustedtaxpayer

    disgustedtaxpayer said, about 1 year ago

    If you support and want Obamacare (the planned entry to total Socialized Government Medical Care) you need a refresher course in what the Constitution allows government to do! FDR undermined the Constitutional authority limits;
    LBJ put government into PROVIDING welfare (stealing from the Treasury of Tax Revenues) which the cowardly GOP failed to challenge in the USSC. Obama is succeeding where Clinton failed…on healthcare….and Saul Alinsky must be very, very happy to see his disciple Obama pushing the USA into bankruptcy and collapse of Capitalism.
    If our original Constitution isn’t RESTORED soon, say Hello to the United Soviet States of Amerika.

  12. PepeLePew2010

    PepeLePew2010 said, about 1 year ago


    Who the Frick is Saul Alinsky?

  13. Ruff

    Ruff GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago


    But will this be covered under Obamacare ??

  14. I Play One On TV

    I Play One On TV said, about 1 year ago

    @Gore Bane

    " And if Single Payer is such a hot idea, why didn’t Democrats champion it when they had full control of both houses and the Presidency?"

    Darned good question. I can only speculate, but I think I’m right: Obama realized he would not get cooperation from Republicans for Single Payer; it would be dead in the water. He chose Romneycare to start with, since it was championed by a Republican and the idea originated at the Heritage Institute. Also he inserted the individual mandate so wonderfully received as the centerpiece of Medicare Part D, another Republican piece of health care. He figured if he gave them enough of their own ideas, he might receive cooperation. Two problems: one, Republicans had no desire to agree with him on anything. Two, those two models were seriously flawed, whether unconstitutional or not. Now we’re stuck with an attempted compromise gone bad.

    Wish he had gone for single payer from the beginning.

  15. Rockngolfer

    Rockngolfer said, about 1 year ago


    Saul Alinsky was someone who died when Obama was 11 years old.

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