“I think if Thomas Jefferson were looking down, the author of the Bill of Rights, on what’s being proposed here, he’d agree with it. He would agree that the First Amendment cannot be absolute.” - Chuck Schumer (D). Yet, Madison and Mason wrote the Bill of Rights, according to Sheila Jackson Lee, 400 years ago. Yup, it's a fact.
And bureaucracy will kill any idea that will have a positive impact on the majority of Americans. I think you are a realist as I am.
Pat yourself on the back if you must, but I think it would have been better to address those poor folks who didn't have health care instead of this monster which hurts more than it helps and gives a lot of people a piece of paper that is just that, a piece of paper. but hey, they have that piece of paper.
Early voting in Georgia. On the 20th of October this old Goldwater conservative voted against both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton by casting my vote for Gary Johnson. Neither Trump or Clinton belong within a million miles of the Oval Office.
We actually have a non-stop ad running in NH. It shows our Democratic Senator, Jeanne Shaheen, standing on the floor of the Senate repeating the "if you like it, you can keep it..." lie, and reminding the residents here that she was the one who cast the deciding vote on the ACA. Even my left leaning friends have told me it makes them sweat every time it comes on.