Get ready for another months-long unskewing temper tantrum.
Conservatives want you to believe that Democrats are running away from Obamacare everywhere, despite mountains of evidence that a) it's just not true, and b) the politics of Obamacare are complex, and changing before our eyes. Here is a particularly intricate contortion, in response to a new radio ad from Senator Kay Hagan.
Poor Cliven Bundy—his anti-government claptrap didn't impress rule-of-law conservatives. Too bad he didn't follow Hobby Lobby's lead.
GOP legislatures are committed to to insuring that their poorest constituents remain uninsured in perpetuity.
Earlier this month, Loren Adler—a policy analyst at the Center for a Responsible Federal Budget—noticed a highly technical, but pivotal change to Paul Ryan's plan to overhaul Medicare.It's gotten little press, but it's pretty big news that Ryan has shifted to premium support based on avg bid with no cap.
Republicans can't just scream "Obummercare!" and hope a friendly electoral map does all the work.
The entire strategy teeters on a foundation of fuzzy accounting and wishful thinking
Obamacare might still be under water in national polls. But the practical politics underlying it are shifting very rapidly.
No matter what metric you use to estimate Obamacare enrollment, the law's opponents will lowball you one way or another.
Republicans are pretending to support Obamacare's goals, but they don't
Repealing Obamacare is still their goal—they're just a little ashamed of it now.