Republican Outrages

Afternoon Roundup, "Zombie TrumpCare" Edition

It’s clear Republicans aren’t listening to constituents back home who “want this repeal crap to stop.” After pulling TrumpCare from the Floor, they are now planning a vote on a revised (read: worse) bill, just so they can say they voted on it before President Trump reaches 100 days in office. The reported changes to the bill double down on proposals to make Americans pay more for less, kick millions off their insurance, and would allow discrimination against those with pre-existing conditions.

Hoyer Statement on President Trump's Threat to Sabotage the Affordable Care Act

For Immediate Release:

April 13, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Republicans’ Progress Report: 100 Days into the 115th Congress

A Party Failing to Govern on Behalf of the American People

For Immediate Release:

April 12, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Statement on Comments by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer

For Immediate Release:

April 11, 2017

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###

Hoyer Statement on Baseless Accusations Against Former National Security Advisor Susan Rice

For Immediate Release:

April 6, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Statement on Recusal of House Intelligence Chair Devin Nunes from Russia Investigation

For Immediate Release:

April 6, 2017

Contact:

Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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The Gang Who Can’t Shoot Straight

Today’s GOP Quote of the Day is brought to you by Rep. Steve Chabot on the failed TrumpCare bill. After seven years of promising to repeal and replace the ACA, the incompetence surrounding TrumpCare negotiations has surely been stunning:

Hoyer Discusses President Trump's Allegations of Wiretapping and the GOP Bill to Make Americans Pay More For Less with CNN's Erin Burnett

If they had proof, it seems to me they would have disclosed it to the Congress, but more importantly to the American people and President Trump would have been happy to do that.

Hoyer Discusses Republican Efforts to Rush Their Repeal of the Affordable Care Act in Colloquy

To rationalize a procedure which has a bill introduced Monday night and is subjected to 26 hours straight of markup on the following Wednesday, less than 48 hours later, no matter how you dress it up, that is not, Mr. Speaker, regular order.