In a startling admission, GOP House Majority Whip Kevin Mc Carthy acknowledged that the GOP’s old playbook isn’t cutting it anymore.
“Until now, this is an issue where the intensity has been on the other side,” he says.
But defending Obamacare, he adds, has emerged as “a values argument for our base.” Greenberg now believes Democrats “ought to lean much more strongly” to campaign on the virtues of Obamacare as a means of boosting progressive turnout.
“The Republican focus on Obamacare is backfiring,” says (Greenberg), a top Democratic pollster, who conducted the survey (which found an increasing approval rating for health care reform) with a GOP counterpart. The surprising resurrection of Obamacare is poised to have broad political ramifications come November.
During the darkest days of the rollout last fall, Republicans made what seemed a safe bet that the unpopularity of the law would help deliver another midterm-election romp, just as it did in 2010.
Earlier in the week, fisheries staff reported that the grasshoppers were abundant.
There are currently over 20 million veterans in America.
Each put them on hold to defend the Red, White, and Blue. Kennedy once said on Veterans Day, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that our highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”[pullquote]Amber Barno, of Concerned Veterans for America, is a writer and commentator.
Army helicopter pilot who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Raven’s Point on the northwest side of the lake is yielding large perch in 16 to 20 feet. The most success is by anglers, who are trolling spoons or crankbaits in 10 to 15 feet.