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Sen. Paul says GOP party has
lost battle to repeal Obamacare

Detroit News, by Marisa Schultz & Nolan Finley

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Posted By:BuckeyeRon, 9/21/2013 7:52:51 PM

Mackinac Island— U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, a libertarian leader and potential presidential contender, said Saturday Republicans likely have lost the battle on repealing Obamacare and should focus on improving the president’s signature health care law. Paul struck a tone of realism Saturday — a day after the U.S. House voted for the 42nd time to derail the Affordable Care Act. The latest effort was a condition of funding federal operations past Sept. 30 or risking a government shutdown. “I’m acknowledging that we probably can’t defeat or get rid of Obamacare but by starting with our position of not funding it

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Just to make certain the AP wasn´t setting up the Senator with its brief item posted earlier, had to find a more in-depth piece...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ketchuplover, 9/21/2013 7:56:37 PM     (No. 9531064)

Another reason to be cautious about embracing politicians before we really know who they are. (Read: Rubio).... You do realize, that Rand Paul has endorsed Mitch McConnell for reelection.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: fayebeck, 9/21/2013 7:58:08 PM     (No. 9531065)

Not so fast Senator. IF Republicans win the WH, Senate and House in 2014 could it be possible to repeal it? Probably not since there would be a lawsuit and John Roberts would prevent it. Sorry I brought the possibility up.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ricktutt, 9/21/2013 8:09:31 PM     (No. 9531075)

Surrender Monkeys, all of them!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: veritas, 9/21/2013 8:15:23 PM     (No. 9531076)

"NNNNNNT!"

"Oh, sorry, Senator! Wrong answer. But thanks for playing... and we have a nice parting gift for you. You can pick it up on the way out."

Seriously -- I´m still seeing way too much failure to recognize the true scale of threat that Obama is./i> The huge damage he and his Flying Monkeys [media, appointees, etc.] do to us daily.

We should oppose everything Obama wants. Everything. Absolutely everything.

How many chances do we have left to stop him?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Coy860, 9/21/2013 8:18:25 PM     (No. 9531079)

Then THAT leaves civil disobedience.
WE are not ready to give up.
Slavery was once the "Law of the Land"..
WE shall overcome.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TexasAllTheWay, 9/21/2013 8:20:53 PM     (No. 9531082)

Mackinac Island? Must be nice...

Wouldn´t want you to go without, even though the rest of us are.




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Reply 7 - Posted by: Michaelus, 9/21/2013 8:20:58 PM     (No. 9531083)

They do not want to repeal it. If the Republicans win every single election for the next ten years they will not repeal Obamacare. They all like it because it gives huge power to the Feds and puts the entire medical system in the hands of giant insurance companies that really help with campaign contributions, book deals, honorariums and 6 figure job offers. Best of all if anyone complains they can blame the Democrats.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: BuckeyeRon, 9/21/2013 8:33:02 PM     (No. 9531095)

Deflating...he´s giving a rationale why Nobamacare can´t be ended, as well as, why my dreams of removing the EPA from the cabinet and making it a ´function´ under Commerce, completely shutting down DofEduc. and returning the funds to the States, closing up the EEOC and letting the courts deal with claims, defunding affirmative action, scrapping the tax code for a flat tax, etc.,are just pipe dreams regardless of who controls Congress...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: earlybird, 9/21/2013 8:37:21 PM     (No. 9531100)

Now I understand why I was feeling iffy about Paul. His nutty father was one strike. This makes two.

Patience. And watchfulness. It´s early days.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Safari Man, 9/21/2013 8:40:18 PM     (No. 9531101)

This kind of talking is from the Bobby Knight school of thought: "I think that if rape is inevitable, relax and enjoy it"


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Reply 11 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 9/21/2013 8:43:53 PM     (No. 9531103)

This speech, at this time, is disgusting! What we need is a united front. What can Rand Paul be thinking?!

This could be one of the most despicable political actions imaginable. If Obamacare is defunded, Ted Cruz looks good (as he deserves); Cruz is already being talked about as a Republican candidate for president in 2016. Might Paul be undermining Cruz on this issue? Are politics really that dirty? [N.B. The last two questions were asked by my 4-y.o neighbor.]

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Reply 12 - Posted by: absalom, 9/21/2013 8:49:13 PM     (No. 9531107)

Excepting the Greeks of antiquity and much later, a few Brits and Germans, politicians are notoriously unwise. In that case, Clements maxim is appropriate viz; "Better to stand in silence and be presumed a dunce than to open one´s mouth and remove all doubt." Paul is Exhibit A. The battle hasn´t commenced and he´s waved the white flag. What a mensch!!!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 9/21/2013 8:49:41 PM     (No. 9531110)

Geeeee, ya think?

Golly, I was hoping the Demonrat Senate and Obama would sign off on this.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Susannah, 9/21/2013 8:50:23 PM     (No. 9531112)

#1, of course Paul is endorsing McConnell. You do know that McConnell´s "Tea Party" challenger Matt Bevin is a Yankee interloper whose primary support is from the Democratic Party, don´t you? The Louisville "Tea Party," Bevin´s booster, is headed by Wendy Caswell, a registered Democrat who signed a pledge to obey and support the principles of the Democratic Party.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: starbaby, 9/21/2013 8:50:34 PM     (No. 9531114)

Wants to make it "less bad". Oh goody!

There´s an old football saying on the back of one of my lucky Bama T-shirts: It´s not the size of the team in the fight, it´s the size of the fight in the team".

I´m thinking our team doesn´t have much fight. Our team has a bunch of quitters. Quitters never win.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 9/21/2013 8:57:33 PM     (No. 9531118)

A better title would be Sen Paul Accepts Reality .
The battle against Obamacare was lost when Republicans were unable to become the majority in the Senate in 2010 and 2012
and Obama was reflected.
Republicans don´t even have enough Senators to get close to a simple majority.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 9/21/2013 8:59:18 PM     (No. 9531120)

Thanks to all the Republicans who sat out the 2012 election because Romney failed their Purity Test!

Here is your result.

Elections have consequences.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Coy860, 9/21/2013 9:03:07 PM     (No. 9531122)

Let´s use history and learn from it.
There are enough of us to start sit ins at the sign up places for Obamacare. Protests in every city. Unless we want to be surrender monkeys too.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Bohallx, 9/21/2013 9:04:51 PM     (No. 9531123)

#17 ~ enough with the business about people not showing up to vote.

Our problem was with dead Republicans who weren´t replaced by the party between 2004 and 2008.

The Boomers are into their dying years ~ the rate goes way up when you get old ~ and the only way the Republican or Democrat parties can survive is to replace their dead adherents.

Elections are won by getting out your peeps. Romney didn´t understand that, but Thomas Jefferson did ~ and he won by 68% in many of the elections he organized and led!

The Democrats won simply because they got more of ´em registered, and more of ´em to the polls!

But they didn´t win the House ~ and that´s because they are scum who don´t deserve to win.

All I´ve got to say ~ at the moment. But cut it out with the lie that Republicans didn´t show up. All of ´em showed up!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: plex, 9/21/2013 9:06:05 PM     (No. 9531124)

You must always, always be aware that almost 50% of the voters get their information from CNNABCNBCCBS and the newsrooms are fully of socialists who think Obama is their savior. This makes the GOP fight VERY difficult. They do have to worry about re-election. What good is it to make a stand, be defeated, and replaced by a Democrat?

This is a tough call.

The GOP VOTERS messed up big time when they sat on their hands and did not elect Romney. The VOTER is the reason we are in this mess.

Spend every spare minute of your time making sure that for the next two elections, every single GOP voter in your precinct VOTES.

We can fix all our problems through the election process. However, we MUST get every Republican to the polls. None of this purity garbage. We cannot fix our problems by electing Democrats. We might be able to fix our problems by electing Republicans.

(The choice of trying to elect libertarians (I am one) is a fools errand.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Wendybird, 9/21/2013 9:08:53 PM     (No. 9531126)

Something unexpected could happen. A few democrat senators could grow a pair of integrities. Granted, thats unlikely. Lemmings usually don´t do that.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: absalom, 9/21/2013 9:09:17 PM     (No. 9531128)

#16. The only place Obama is reflected is in his bathroom mirror. And BTW, where is your usual 10,000 word paean to progressives ???

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Reply 23 - Posted by: dr fate, 9/21/2013 9:25:15 PM     (No. 9531138)

Well, the title of this thread was bound to bring out the usual French surrender monkeys with their stirring speeches of defeatism. Wish I had the white flag concession on some of these threads; I´d never have to work again.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: preciosodrogas, 9/21/2013 9:26:56 PM     (No. 9531142)

Of course he does, he got his deal. Let the rubes eat cake.
Republican Senate: We might as well not bother because we are out numbered.
General McAuliffe: Nuts
Least we forget Chosin Reservoir, Dong Ha Bridge, Mogadisha, to name just three of all the battles, as well as all the American Revolution battles, that we were outnumbered, we were out number, but fought on because, win or lose, it was the right thing to do.
Americans, we fight for liberty.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 9/21/2013 9:27:56 PM     (No. 9531143)

#22: HEAR! HEAR! Your post will probably get you in trouble, but I heartily support you.

I look forward to seeing naysayer posts when the good guys prevail and the battle is won. [What´s the typed equivalent of "crickets?"]

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 9/21/2013 9:32:25 PM     (No. 9531145)

#19: wow. That 68% winning percentage you ascribe to Jefferson is impressive indeed.

The 2012 election loss was not about too many Republican voters dying. It was about too many purist Republican voters punishing the world in a huffy snit over Romney not being pure enough for their standards.

That´ll show ´em.

Cut off your nose to spite your face, and you end up looking like some kind of zombie.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: absalom, 9/21/2013 9:35:29 PM     (No. 9531147)

#17 and #19 remind of the Germans in 1918, who could neither understand nor accept their defeat in the Great War; so they bought into the siren song that they were
"stabbed in the back by Jews, homosexuals and radical socialists." The rest is history.
The canard that Romney lost because of R no shows is an ignorant slander from room temperature IQ´s. Romney lost for a very direct and simple reason; he was an utterly feckless, incompetent and vacuous candidate who reminded voters of George Bush and the voters felt it in their very bones! Cold reality.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: RoseOfTexas, 9/21/2013 9:41:43 PM     (No. 9531152)

Is Ron Paul OK with this? Didn´t he pride himself on never voting for anything that wasn´t constitutional?

Funding can only be authorized by the House, that´s what we´ve always been told. I can just see the Democrats/media starting to refer to 0care as a bipartisan program if it ends up getting funded with any GOP votes. Our one point of pride so far has been that the act passed with no GOP votes. Kiss that goodbye.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: veritas, 9/21/2013 9:53:04 PM     (No. 9531161)

#17: "Stay=homes" were one of many problems in the last election.

I won´t grocery-list them all, or prioritize them beyond this -- I´d bet a Big Gulp that voter fraud was the biggest problem. Offer void in NYC. Sorry.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 9/21/2013 10:02:22 PM     (No. 9531169)

I´m so proud of the Animal House Bluto Republicans who ask, "Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? When the going gets tough, the tough get going! Who´s with me? AAAAAArrrgggghh!"

The comparisons between war and legislative battles are fatuous and laughable. Are we going to shoot people? That might take millions of lives, and take many years.

"This situation absolutely requires a really futile and stupid gesture be done on somebody´s part! LET´S DOOO IIIT!"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=q7vtWB4owdE





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Reply 31 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 9/21/2013 10:57:05 PM     (No. 9531215)

This is cheap political theater on the part of Rand Paul to undermine Ted Cruz.

What is it about God loving, freedom loving, patriotic Americans like Ted Cruz and Sarah Palin who are pro-life, who believe in the sanctity of marriage, who believe in a smaller less intrusive government with secure borders that make the Karl Rove sheep so angry and bitter?

Romney lost because he folded up like a cheap lawn-chair during the campaign and massive voter fraud by the Democrats in black inner city districts in the swing states. BTW, Karl Rove was a key advisor to Romney so you can chalk up another loss to Rove who is in it to line his own pockets.

The GOP signed it´s own death warrant when they declared war on the TEA Party after the 2010 midterms.

The Colorado GOP didn´t even back the recall effort there to recall two liberal gun control nuts in the Senate. The recall success was completely due to grass roots political activism.

The death knell for the RINO Party will come when they nominate Cris Christie in 2016 or in case Christie keels over between now and then, Jeb Bush.



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Reply 32 - Posted by: Spidey, 9/22/2013 2:25:01 AM     (No. 9531319)

The republicans are always goingto be at a disadvantage simply ecause they don´t believe in giving away free stuff.Social liberalism is a precursor of political liberalism and we´ve never been as socially liberal..

So old standby things reublicans stand for don´t have the teeth they used to. Tax cuts have been ridiculed as adding to the deficit,even though the left claims things like unemployment and government worker bonuses stimulate the economy.People who are generally economicaly insecure are going to vote for the safety net. Obama killing jobs is no accident,it´s to crate more dependency.

Personal responsibility now falls on deaf ears.Fot that matter any theme that carries a values message is being tossed as religious nuts trying to impose their will and snoop on people´s bedrooms.

Conservatism takes time to explain,liberalism doesn´t. Just say food stamps are needed for moms to feed their kids and the arguments over. Never mind the system is being defrauded out of billions.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: bluebonnet, 9/22/2013 3:30:07 AM     (No. 9531332)

That was NOT Bob Knight, #10. Clayton Williams made that comment when he was running for governor against the libocrat´s darling, Ann Richards.

Cost him a huge amount of women´s votes here in Texas.

I don´t exactly know what´s going on here with Sen. Paul, but it´s disturbing.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: stablemoney, 9/22/2013 3:32:34 AM     (No. 9531334)

Republicans really stink. Have you ever heard Schumer say the democrats have lost a battle?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Malia2012, 9/22/2013 7:56:03 AM     (No. 9531464)

What #17 & #29 said. Of course, if it´s in the Detroit "news" (one of two leftist-rags in MI.) it MUST be true! And, how predictable that some "conservatives" here seem to wait with baited breath, hoping for a rino-moment to use the old circular firing squad and attack "wayward" Republicans. Who needs the demonrats to target the GOP if they don´t fall into line when there are so many armchair quarterbacks out here more than willing to bash Congressional Republicans? This isn´t over and Rand Paul NEVER said it was. Sheeessshhhh


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Reply 36 - Posted by: BuckeyeRon, 9/22/2013 9:23:46 AM     (No. 9531555)

#35, I´ll still wait for the release of the audio of Paul´s chat with the media, either their copies or the one made by his traveling staff...

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Reply 37 - Posted by: MissMolly, 9/22/2013 9:36:02 AM     (No. 9531575)

#31 has discovered the digital equivalent of a selfie with her "like" button. I´m impressed.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Bohallx, 9/22/2013 7:30:35 PM     (No. 9532269)

#26, the Republican party reached it´s voting member peak in 2004 with 64 million.

For a variety of reasons ~ none of which were sound ~ the Republicans neglected to engage in major voter registration drives. In the meantime 4 million Republicans died! They weren´t replaced.

By the time McCain ran we were down to just a few more than 59 million and they all voted. Then the TEAParty happened, and they got 5 million more Republicans registered, and they voted. We swept the 2010 races ~ and took over 30 state governments as well!

That took us up to 64 million BTW, but by 2012 came around we had another 4 million Republicans die. Romney got 60 million!

NO REPUBLICANS FAILED TO SHOW UP

Romney should have sponsored an intense voter registration drive over the 2012 summer. Instead he spent most of his time meeting with small groups of donors where he told them how good it would be.

Turned out it wasn´t good at all. His campaign didn´t get off the ground. He took down half our Senate candidates besides. All together we only needed 250,000 more voters in the right places to win the Presidential ~ we could have had another 5 million and whutched the Obots anyway!

In this country about 90 million adults don´t register and they don´t vote. There are 66 million registered Democrats ~ they vote every 4 years. There are 61 million registered Republicans ~ they vote every 4 years, and 45 million of them vote every year.

That´s how you win elections.

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The victim in an early morning shooting in Walker County has been identified as Ronald Westbrook, a 72-year-old Alzheimer´s patient. Westbrook was shot outside the home of Joe Hendricks on Cottage Crest Court about 4 am. Westbrook lived about two-and-a-half miles from where he was shot and had apparently wandered away from home. Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson said Hendricks has not been charged. However he said the investigation continues and did not rule out the possibility of charges in the future. The sheriff said Hendricks heard a suspicious sound outside the house and called 911.



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