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Protesters disrupt, delay Obamacare repeal hearing
Washington Times, by Tom Howell, Jr.

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Posted By:JoniTx, 9/25/2017 2:41:25 PM

Protesters upended the GOP’s sole hearing on a last-gasp Obamacare repeal right as the gavel fell Monday, forcing its Republican chairman to recess the session until he could get order. “No cuts to Medicaid! Save our liberty!” the protesters chanted repeatedly. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, Utah Republican, tried to restore order by banging the gavel but then waited for Capitol Police to break it up. “If you want a hearing, you better shut up,” Mr. Hatch said. Police could be seen on C-SPAN cameras rolling protesters in wheelchairs out into the hallway. Critics of the bill say millions

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: sardonic, 9/25/2017 2:47:01 PM     (No. 11395035)

Free stuff or die!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: zuker5, 9/25/2017 2:48:38 PM     (No. 11395038)

John McCain will go to any length to save 0bamacare.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MindMadeUp, 9/25/2017 2:51:47 PM     (No. 11395047)

The country is ruled by chanting monkeys.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dwa, 9/25/2017 3:00:07 PM     (No. 11395059)

"Save our Liberty" really? You mean the liberty where your medical decisions are made by bureaucrats and not you and your doctor -- that liberty? These idiots have their little slogans but are too stupid to know what the words mean.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 9/25/2017 3:45:10 PM     (No. 11395099)

Gimmiedats riding on the back of the socialist tiger.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Shucky, 9/25/2017 3:51:42 PM     (No. 11395108)

In a way, it does save their liberty. Rather than working harder to pay their own health insurance, they get the government to force others who succeed through their effort to surrender more of the fruit of their labor. rather than be grateful, the indigents feel entitled to others´ labor.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Penney, 9/25/2017 4:06:22 PM     (No. 11395132)

The dems´ dial-a-mob activists are on the job, eh?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: citizen, 9/25/2017 4:11:49 PM     (No. 11395140)

Throw the bums out!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: retiree, 9/25/2017 4:15:01 PM     (No. 11395145)

Are those in wheelchairs paid Soros protestors? /Wouldn´t surprise me.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Twinkle93, 9/25/2017 5:16:21 PM     (No. 11395207)

The protestors should be arrested and investigated to find out if they were paid to show up.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Krause, 9/25/2017 5:18:59 PM     (No. 11395214)

´You better keep the (crummy) obamacare plan.´

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Reply 12 - Posted by: lakerman1, 9/25/2017 5:38:50 PM     (No. 11395242)

Barack Obola had that Rose Garden event where he handed out white coats for the ´doctors´ in attendance, so maybe his political operation handed out wheelchairs.
Nothing about him is authentic.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: gijohn, 9/26/2017 6:30:15 AM     (No. 11395765)

Completely staged for optics. Suddenly the Capitol Police couldn´t control who was in the building or the hearing room. BS should never been allowed to happen.

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