After the President announced last week his alleged accommodation of religious beliefs over the HHS mandate, the administration went into overdrive to convince Americans that the issue is not about religious freedom, but access to health services.
According to the most recent poll on the issue, Americans don't seem to buying the White House spin.
While civil liberties and constitutional rights are not subject to a popularity vote, these are encouraging numbers.
Also, another new poll reveals a substantial hit in the president's job performance -- tied directly to the flawed mandate and disturbing compromise. According to Rasmussen, 59% of Catholic voters expressed disapproval with the president's job performance, while 61% of Evangelical voters expressed disapproval. For other Protestant voters, the disapproval stands at 52%.
Senator Reid’s decision not to allow a vote on Senator Blunt’s amendment to restore conscience rights (after Reid said he would) may very well come back to haunt him. The longer Reid stalls, the stronger the opposition is sure to grow.
After his “glib” apology before Congress this week for calling the American people “stupid,” ObamaCare architect Jonathan Gruber attempted to dodge, duck, dip, dive, and … dodge every substantive question that came his way. He refused to answer even the simplest questions like how much ( millions )
From day one, we have warned that the real danger of Obamacare is not in the 2,700 pages of its text (as bad as they are), but in the hundreds of thousands of pages of rules and regulations that would flow out of that text. This week provides yet another example of that danger, and it is in the...
Yesterday, liberal Democrat Senator Chuck Schumer lambasted Democrats for the political failure of both ObamaCare and the stimulus. While he certainly has not changed his core belief that government can solve all the people’s ills (and said as much), he slammed his party for its political failures.
The lesson we learn from Jonathan Gruber (the MIT professor turned high-paid ObamaCare architect who admitted the Administration deceived the public to pass ObamaCare) is that the Obama Administration will do or say anything to prop up ObamaCare. You know the litany of lies (you can keep you plan,