There are not enough members of the Fight Club in the House to take a meaningful stand against John Boehner’s failed leadership. Now, it is in the hands the Senate to make a stand against funding Obamacare.
Sen. Ted Cruz, a recently elected grassroots favorite, is planning to propose an amendment that would defund Obamacare. The language below is all that Senate Republicans need to fight for if they intend to stop this behemoth from implemented.
1 At the appropriate place, insert the following: SEC. ll2 . PROHIBITION ON FUNDING. 3 None of the funds made available in this Act may 4 be used— 5 (1) to carry out any provision of the Patient 6 Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 7 111–148) or title I or subtitle B of title II of the 8 Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 9 2010 (Public Law 111–152), or the amendments 10 made by such Act, title, or subtitle; or 2 BAI13216 S.L.C. 1 (2) for rulemaking under such Act, title, or 2 subtitle.
I don’t expect John McCain or Lindsey Graham to #StandWithTed on this. Although, if it was Ted Kennedy, not Ted Cruz, I’m sure things would be different.
Read more about it here.