Boehner: Obamacare on table for 'fiscal cliff' talks

Nov 21, 2012 Full story: Click Orlando 25

As congressional leaders and President Barack Obama search for common ground to tame the national debt as the weeks dwindle down to end of the year, House Speaker John Boehner said the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as Obamacare, must be included in deficit negotiations.

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Lance Winslow

San Jose, CA

#1 Nov 21, 2012
Boner has a peculiar way of reinventing bipartisanship.
Crayz ox3thonge

Hanoi, Vietnam

#2 Nov 21, 2012
wow- John Bait/ner no cryin dis Time goood jobs!!;-000
Crayz ox3thonge

Hanoi, Vietnam

#3 Nov 21, 2012
Lance Winslow wrote:
Boner has a peculiar way of reinventing bipartisanship.
U not happy with BOner?!! so U C him crying this time!!! ;-0000
OH NO You Did not

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

#4 Nov 21, 2012
Lance Winslow wrote:
Boner has a peculiar way of reinventing bipartisanship.
Great, another way Bohner can get rid of Obamacare! We can oinly hope it succeeds and Obamacare and all its expenses are gone.
French Fry

Dalton, MA

#5 Nov 21, 2012
They aught to throw Bernanke and Greenspan right off the cliff with Clinton. The same Clinton that repealed The Glass-Steagall act in 1999.
Crayz ox3thonge

Hanoi, Vietnam

#6 Nov 21, 2012
French Fry wrote:
They aught to throw Bernanke and Greenspan right off the cliff with Clinton. The same Clinton that repealed The Glass-Steagall act in 1999.
Bonjour US Fry!! ;-0000000h, fry or bake turkey after Obama Parbon!! ;-00000
OH NO You Did not

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

#7 Nov 21, 2012
French Fry wrote:
They aught to throw Bernanke and Greenspan right off the cliff with Clinton. The same Clinton that repealed The Glass-Steagall act in 1999.
OK, no problem.
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#8 Nov 21, 2012
Boner must have been out of the country for the past few years, missed the passage of the law by the Congress, the signature by the President, the upholding of the law by the Supreme Court, and the RE-ELECTION of our President.
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#9 Nov 21, 2012
Why does Boner hate the US CONSTITUTION so much?
Makes sense

Dearborn, MI

#10 Nov 21, 2012
Maybe Boner's shaft should be on the table of a monarch's guillotine. LOL

Since: Dec 07

Athens, TX

#11 Nov 21, 2012
Makes sense wrote:
Boner must have been out of the country for the past few years, missed the passage of the law by the Congress, the signature by the President, the upholding of the law by the Supreme Court, and the RE-ELECTION of our President.
The SC said it was a tax, meaning it can be changed and repealed anytime. Roberts slipped one by the clueless left. The re-election of the house told obama to work with them, as it told Clinton in 94, which he got the message.

Nobama need to get it, and quick or your going to have a 4 year lame duck on your hands. LMAO

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

Location hidden

#12 Nov 21, 2012
Well, here we go again. Don't budge on this, Mr. President, unless you can make The Affordable Care Act even more effective. If the fiscal cliff becomes a reality, the Republican party will fall off with it. (It might almost be worth it.)

“Obama Shames the USA”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#13 Nov 21, 2012
Boehner is a cryer. Even President Home Boy has taken up crying along with Chris Christie.
America is F-cked.

“Here we go!”

Since: Feb 07

Tampa, FL

#14 Nov 21, 2012
It's a two way street. The President was elected to be the leader. He ought to lead and be the first to put a real compromise on the table.

And repeal is one avenue of approach. The House holds the purse strings, so another avenue would be to simply let the Affordable Care Act go unfunded. Plenty of programs/laws go unfunded every year. No money, no implementation.
OH NO You Did not

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

#15 Nov 21, 2012
Makes sense wrote:
Why does Boner hate the US CONSTITUTION so much?
BTW, who is Boner? Is that a Democrat for making "boner" ideas? lol
OH NO You Did not

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

#16 Nov 21, 2012
Bluebonnets-Thistle wrote:
<quoted text>
The SC said it was a tax, meaning it can be changed and repealed anytime. Roberts slipped one by the clueless left. The re-election of the house told obama to work with them, as it told Clinton in 94, which he got the message.
Nobama need to get it, and quick or your going to have a 4 year lame duck on your hands. LMAO
You bet it is a tax and it must be repeal. Did you know that they are planning to hire 3,000 more IRS to go after our taxes because of Obamacare?
Your Ex

Ashburn, VA

#17 Nov 22, 2012
OH NO You Did not wrote:
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You bet it is a tax and it must be repeal. Did you know that they are planning to hire 3,000 more IRS to go after our taxes because of Obamacare?
So he got us
Healthcare
AND
Created jobs?
I say he runs for a
3rd term!
Wall Street Government

Sebastian, FL

#18 Nov 22, 2012
Shortly after the election, however, Boehner told ABC he would not make repealing the law his mission saying Obamacare was the "law of the land." Boehner later walked back the comment tweeting the GOP's goal remains a full repeal of the law.

Boner pulled a Romney.

The Koch brothers must have called.

So the 34th time is a charm for Boner?

That's how stupid teabaggers are.

They still think tax cuts creates U.S. jobs.

STUPID teabaggers.

“Here we go!”

Since: Feb 07

Tampa, FL

#19 Nov 22, 2012
Wrong on both counts. For a precursor of obamacare, turn to the setting up of the exchanges, just one of the many complications that seem insurmountable.

So far not a single state has one set up, either internally or at the direction of the administration. One state made the effort, and their outline was rejected by HHS for non-compliance that they couldn't address specifically.

The real story? Ms. Sebelius has not yet written the language outlining the requirements of the exchanges. All states were to have submitted plans by Nov 14th, I think. The rules haven't been written yet, so the deadline has been extended to sometime in December.

Look at all the crap that's supposed to happen in January.
What a joke on us. Buckle up.
Your Ex wrote:
<quoted text>
So he got us
Healthcare
AND
Created jobs?
I say he runs for a
3rd term!
Kelvin Wong

Central District, Hong Kong

#20 Nov 22, 2012
Just see what he can do in this "four more years" !

Fiscal cliff is just the way that FED uses to make the stock market up and down by controlling the good and bad news every day. Americans do not really jump into the cliff.

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