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Stuart Carlson

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  1. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 3 years ago

    Like what did we have to do with Obama Care, no republican voted on it, what so hard to understand. The Democrats voted on it only after massive changes. Get over it.

  2. Enoki

    Enoki said, almost 3 years ago

    What planet are you on Stuart?! The Democrats unilaterally passed Obamacare. The Democrats unilaterally implemented it. Obama and his picked people did all the roll out.
    Obamacare is solely the property of the Democrat party.
    As for the other “pots boiling over” I’d say that Harry Reid is the major stumbling block to anything useful happening on those subjects.

  3. ARodney

    ARodney said, almost 3 years ago

    Actually, a great majority of Americans, including Republicans, like everything that’s in Obamacare. A majority of all parties want it fixed, not repealed. They also want the immigration bill, the minimum wage hike, a farm bill, roads, ENDA, tax reform, and many, many other things that the GOP has blocked in the house. There will be great embarrassment when the web site gets fixed and everyone likes their new, cheaper, more comprehensive health plans, and we realize that the GOP has zero accomplishments for four years controlling the house (except 47 futile votes against a law that helps all Americans get insurance, vastly increases the freedom to change careers, and lowers health care costs).

  4. amorris

    amorris said, almost 3 years ago

    Please look up the record. This year, the Senate passed a budget, the House passed a budget, then 14 times the repubs in the Senate blocked it from going to conference. Please stop blaming this on Harry Reid. This is not a secret—do a little research.

  5. Darsan54

    Darsan54 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    Wow. Somebody needs to switch to decaf and turn off FOX, Limbaugh, Hannity and O’Reilly.

  6. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, almost 3 years ago

    While I recognize Mr. Obama has brought much of the criticism above on himself, I would also like to ask what the Republican healthcare plan is, AND, where is the laser focus on job creation that was promised in 2008 and 2010 and 2012.
    It is hard to build a barn, but any jack ass can knock one down if they focus on kicking hard enough. The dems are failing our nation, but the failure of commentators to recognize the failure of Republicans as well is hypocritical at best and at the worst, childish.
    How many of you have actually read the letters of those who wrote the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and even the Federalist Papers? Please consider reading such missives as they contain the intent and hopes of those who founded our nation, and not the hopes and dreams of those who, like those who quote the bible, take words out of context to their own ends. We must not be a people who believe that “ends justify the means.”. The use of a lie to advance a plan is dishonorable, immoral, and unethical.

  7. jaxcat

    jaxcat GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago

    Dear Winnie (the Pooh),
    “you do realize” that the “30 million left uninsured under Obamacare” is largely due to those states (GOP) who chose not to help their poor and refused the new Medicaid program?

  8. jaxcat

    jaxcat GoComics PRO Member said, almost 3 years ago


    but surely you can tell us of this unknowable, mysterious GOP plan? I double-dog dare you.

  9. Bruce4671

    Bruce4671 said, almost 3 years ago


    hmmmmm, it is easy to tell others to “do research”, something I do all the time. But normally, I try to provide an article or two that backs up my claim. Not always, but normally I try.

    So please, point me in the right direction. A website or a new outlet that carries this story. I looked but was left not satisfied.

    I can find where they senate passed a budget (3.7 TRILLION dollars) but not where the minority republicans blocked it 14 times (how exactly does the minority block anything?)

    Anyway, I eagerly await your response.

  10. echoraven

    echoraven said, almost 3 years ago

    Stu, the Republicans had literally NOTHING to do with Obamacare coming into law. I guess sometimes it’s hard to see reality from the haze generated by your “special” Kool Aid.

  11. wbr

    wbr said, almost 3 years ago

    dear nan19 your 1st post [dailykos ]refers to gop rejecting a sneaky move by hairy reid,// the second is calling the senate tax hike [they got one last december] a budget// 3rd is reid jecting out right everything house sent saying my way or hiway// malta is getting over $800000 for citizenships bho wants to give them away

  12. Bruce4671

    Bruce4671 said, almost 3 years ago

    Thanks. I see one article claims 21 not 14 BUT the one I submitted says that the Senate PASSED a budget so no matter what reason the GOP had for blocking passage temporarily in the end it WAS PASSED.

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