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Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins
open up about ´uncomfortable´
votes to sink healthcare repeal

Washington Examiner, by Leah DePiero

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Two Republican senators who voted against the "skinny" healthcare repeal last week said they were concerned the bill cut funding for Planned Parenthood, and that they were working in the best interest of their states. "The issue of family planning services, cancer screenings, [and] women care probably does resonate with us more than it does with our male colleagues, and to me it was so unfair to single out one Medicaid provider and say to women in particular, ‘You can´t choose which health care provider you want to go to,´" said Maine Sen. Susan Collins, who appeared on CNN with Sen.

Mega barf alert for this one. Bear in mind when reading this bilge that it was taken from an interview with CNN. If those to hack women didn´t have an "R" after their name nothing would convince you after what they have said that they are really Democrats. If they honestly cared about women they would NEVER expand Medicaid and pretend that it was good for them.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: miceal, 8/4/2017 5:00:42 PM     (No. 11341316)

Liars both. PPH is nothing more than an abortion mill and the services both these louts listed can be obtained from other providers. I hope the good people of Alaska and Maine kick these two backstabbing harpies to the curb, and soon!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 8/4/2017 5:07:30 PM     (No. 11341327)

i was HOPING they would admit to what the NYT and WaPost are blackmailing them with..
WHAT?! that´s NOT what this story is about?!

well let´s get it out in the open ASAP so we can help them out of office...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dman, 8/4/2017 5:21:09 PM     (No. 11341333)

Riiiight. /s

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Wizard of IS, 8/4/2017 5:27:07 PM     (No. 11341334)

Fake news.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lana720, 8/4/2017 5:31:48 PM     (No. 11341337)

Time to man up, Ladies!
We are tired of you condoning the termination of a baby´s life. If the baby gestates to term, it will NOT become a ´57 Chevy, but a baby!
Just become the democrats with whom you vote. At least your constituents will know where you stand. Remember that every one of your votes affects the rest of the States.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Davids918, 8/4/2017 5:38:07 PM     (No. 11341340)

I´m going to speculate there are only a handful of Planned Parenthood locations in either state.

Let´s say there are 10, let´s have them go to each one, and follow up on what they actually do, and what specific medical procedures they perform.

I´ll bet they don´t find one that provides mammograms, or other procedures besides abortions and PAP smeer tests.

And, if they don´t believe through technology innovations we can provide Medicaid at a slightly lower rate of growth than under current law, they are sadly mistaken.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: davew, 8/4/2017 5:43:41 PM     (No. 11341343)

Just because an organization like Planned Parenthood does some good for women with reproductive health issues does not balance out their principal function which it to reduce the population of poor and minority people. They were, and are, the current embodiment of the eugenics movement in America founded by Margaret Sanger. Collins and Murkowski are either ignorant of, or complicit in, the mission of PP by their vote. Forcing taxpayers to finance population control through abortion is repugnant to many.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 8/4/2017 5:45:26 PM     (No. 11341344)

They don´t #6. I worked in philanthropy for a while and got to see PP financial reports. One day I called and when I asked for a mammogram appointment, they told me we don´t provide that and hung up.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jimincalif, 8/4/2017 5:45:33 PM     (No. 11341345)

You want "uncomfortable"? Try on my $20,000 annual health care premiums - I don´t get a subsidy like low-life congress-critters get.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Bubby, 8/4/2017 5:52:45 PM     (No. 11341350)

Their votes were bought and paid for by Planned Parenthood not the people of their State. Despicable Senators!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Flipper3, 8/4/2017 5:54:51 PM     (No. 11341354)

Those two old bags had their say; nobody wants to hear from them anymore.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: qr4j, 8/4/2017 6:10:17 PM     (No. 11341368)

Cry me a river, witches!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 8/4/2017 6:31:16 PM     (No. 11341392)

Oh bull. This is an excuse. Put anything regarding abortion into a bill, and its doomed. Guaranteed. How convenient.

Meanwhile healthcare premiums continue to suck people dry.

How many other Republicans laid low letting these clowns and McCain take all the heat? How many Republicans are masquerading as Conservatives? What a dishonest way to govern. Who put the abortion language into the bill in the first place?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: jl80863, 8/4/2017 6:33:58 PM     (No. 11341398)

Bought and paid for.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: dvc, 8/4/2017 6:41:08 PM     (No. 11341408)

Both need to be gone from the Senate.

That is the only solution, not negotiable.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Texastealady, 8/4/2017 6:51:32 PM     (No. 11341426)

I´ll say it again ~

Convene a mandatory meeting of the Senate and then the House and show them a video or two of ACTUAL abortions being performed.

Then ask how many are "pro-choice"

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Reply 17 - Posted by: nonsense, 8/4/2017 6:52:02 PM     (No. 11341428)

Lisa Murkowski is a liar and a cheat. Susan Collins is establishing herself as an alt-Left Liberal Progressive and possible next governor of her state. Can you imagine that with her weak voice?

Despise both of them, they do indeed need to be removed from congress since they no longer serve the people.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Judy, 8/4/2017 6:54:12 PM     (No. 11341430)

Send your Obamacare bills to McCain, Collins & Murkowski!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: caljeepgirl, 8/4/2017 6:55:31 PM     (No. 11341431)

Wow, THAT´s the only reason they voted against?!? I thought maybe it had something to do with actual healthcare....silly me.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Judy, 8/4/2017 6:56:34 PM     (No. 11341434)

Planned parenthood does not perform cancer screenings or mammograms! It´s all about abortions.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: MOAB, 8/4/2017 6:59:21 PM     (No. 11341439)

These two women are traitors to the American people....they should be severely scorned every time they are seen in public.....a pox on both of them!

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Reply 22 - Posted by: citizen, 8/4/2017 7:22:38 PM     (No. 11341462)

Collins should focus on the large numbers of veterans in Maine instead of sucking up to PP.
Now she wishes to become Gov. of Maine?
Oh sweet Nellie, say it ain´t so.
Only hope that the present gov Paul LePage runs for that senate seat..he´s Collins opposite.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: excalgalcg, 8/4/2017 8:06:25 PM     (No. 11341506)

Susan Collins is a huge disappointment. She´s basking in the accolades from the lefties here in Maine and nationwide. Her reasoning focuses on single payer health care. She´s not a Republican. If she tries to run for Gov. she´s not a shoo-in. Someone is paying big bucks to keep her image up. Ads run constantly touting her stance on "saving Obamacare". She´s detestable.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 8/4/2017 8:28:54 PM     (No. 11341529)

Despicable. loathsome liars.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: tisHimself, 8/4/2017 8:51:59 PM     (No. 11341554)

Time for B se two to contemplate what work in the private sector matches their induvudual skill sets.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: xcenturion, 8/4/2017 9:02:01 PM     (No. 11341564)

The voters will take care of Murkowski and Collins, and God will take care of John McCain.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Ok state mom, 8/4/2017 9:28:30 PM     (No. 11341588)

A mammogram is not a chest xray. A chest film requires simple relatively inexpensive equipment. Most lay people could be trained to do one. A mammo requires expensive equipment and a rad tech needs to do it and must do so many year to remain certified. A poorly done mammo is worthless.

PPH provides only a voucher FOR a mammo that is then done at a hospital or women´s center. Anyone who has had one can kinda figure this out.

I´m truly tired of liberal GOP senators clinging to "for the women" banner cry to save PPH like it is a napkin hanging from the Titanic.

I´ wish these two would switch to the Dem Party along with FLAKE and a few others. I´d rather be in the minority than in the majority with these flakes.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 8/4/2017 10:26:31 PM     (No. 11341624)

If your stinking States want PPH then let THEM fund it! Alaska has a ton of oil money to use for terminating embryos.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Califedup, 8/4/2017 10:51:32 PM     (No. 11341634)

Each one of these nasty, lying, corrupt bone hags is exempted from Obamacare and therefore are disqualified from having any say regarding our healthcare. They make me sick.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: strike3, 8/4/2017 11:34:02 PM     (No. 11341662)

Put these two lying cows in a rowboat with John McCain, punch a hole in the bottom and send it down the Niagara River. Congresspersons should be at least as intelligent as the people they represent.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: MickinPhoenix, 8/5/2017 11:30:42 AM     (No. 11342094)

Both on the same Time Line as McCain. Republican (?) - RINO - RAT.....Mick

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Posted By: Maryland_Patriot- 8/22/2017 12:15:20 PM     Post Reply
President Trump’s “America First” base was the biggest loser of Trump’s speech on Afghanistan Monday night, and many quickly expressed their disappointment at the business-as-usual address from the president who had once promised to limit American intervention abroad and focus on nation-building at home. Trump’s speech, in which he pledged to increase the number of troops in the 16-year-war, was the first since the departure of Chief Strategist Steve Bannon and confirmed the fears of many on the right that without a strong nationalist voice in the West Wing, the President would revert to the same old fare that Americans had

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