Congress does it again- for the 40th time

SpeakerBoehner2One more post about Congress before they leave for their 5 week break.  On Friday they voted for the 40th time to repeal the Affordable Care Act/Obamacare.  You do know why they continue to schedule these votes, don’t you?  Since the Senate is controlled by the Democrats the bill won’t get beyond the House but that doesn’t matter to Speaker Boehner.  The reason for having all these votes is to allow new members of Congress to vote on repealing the health care law so they can talk about curbing big government spending when they start campaigning for re-election.  Isn’t that great?  You, the taxpayer pays for their time as well as keeping the Capitol open, the staff, security and whatever else it costs while Congress continues doing nothing.

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