He pointed that health care premiums continue to go up for American families and American businesses, and will bust the budget of the United States if we dont do something about it now. We cant sweep these problems under the rug. He didnt get elected by the American people to ignore problems that we face as a country.Republicans, however, were dismissive of Obamas continued push to get a bill, believing the victory by Sen.-elect Scott Brown (R-Mass.) proved the public isnt happy with his health care reform plans.I dont think he heard what the voters of Massachusetts were saying, National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman John Cornyn (Texas) said.David M. Drucker and Steven T. Dennis contributed to this report.
Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., walks on Broadway after a Future Forum with young entrepreneurs in the Flatiron District of New York City, April 16, 2015. Reps. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., Seth Moulton, D-Mass., and Grace Meng, D-N.Y., also attended.