But instead of recognizing this fact, out-of-touch Democratic leaders in Washington remain blissfully ignorant to the outrage voters across the country feel. In fact, Democrats are vowing to make this a key issue in their re-election campaigns, even though the law has only grown more unpopular.
What we and millions of families across the country are left with is a string of broken promises that will continue to unravel and make life even harder for families already struggling with the stagnant economy.
When something sounds too good to be true, it usually is, and the Democrats’ government takeover of health care is a reminder that this is all too common in Washington.
The stark reality of the law — families forced off their current health insurance plans, rising monthly premiums and soaring costs for taxpayers — should be more than enough to demonstrate why Obamacare must be repealed and replaced with a patient-centered approach instead.
Pelosi famously said, “We have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it.” We now know what’s in it, and we’ve had enough.
Maggie Brooks is a Republican House candidate in New York’s 25th district. Kim Vann is a Republican House candidate in California’s 3rd district. Jackie Walorski is a Republican House candidate in Indiana’s 2nd district.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.