9 results for tag: ObamaCare


Response To Joe Biden’s Visit To Iowa For Bruce Braley

Vice President Joe Biden Rewards Congressman Bruce Braley With Campaign Stop For Supporting ObamaCare DES MOINES – After rounding up the votes and delivering the closing argument in support of ObamaCare, today Vice President Joe Biden will reward Congressman Braley with a campaign stop in Davenport.    "If Joe Biden remembers Congressman Braley's name, this will be the best surrogate he's had. That says everything you need to know about Braley's failed record," said Republican Party of Iowa spokesman Jahan Wilcox. "Braley's only accomplishment is delivering the closing argument for Obamacare, which was a big, umm, deal." BACKGROUND ...

Bruce Braley’s Awful Week

Happy Saturday –  With just 17 days until the election, here’s the news that drove the week in Iowa …  On Sunday, the Des Moines Register reported that former Governor Mitt Romney stumped for Joni Ernst.  Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney stumped for 2014 U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst of Iowa on Sunday night … Romney called the state senator from Red Oak an "extraordinary breath of fresh air" and a "person of unprecedented character and ability" and warmly identified her as a "farm girl" – a label Branstad and Reynolds also applied to her on Sunday night. Meanwhile, the Associated Press reported that ...

Joni Ernst To Congressman Braley: You Said You Wouldn’t Change Anything In Obamacare

  JONI ERNST:  Under Obamacare, there are still 31 million Americans that will not have health care. The Congressman has stated costs will not go up, but we are seeing heavy increasing costs because of policy cancellations. You’ve stated just a few years back that you would not change a thing about Obamacare, and yet today you are saying, opps yeah we do need to make some changes to the bill. You said you read every page of this bill. You tabbed it, you highlighted it. So either you didn't understand what was in the bill or you were misleading Iowans and I don't know which one is worse. Flashback To The 2010 Debate   Braley Said On ...

Braley & Obama Agree That Midterm Elections Are A Referendum On The President

  DES MOINES - President Obama and Congressman Braley agree on most things – ObamaCare, amnesty and higher taxes – and yesterday they agreed on what the midterm elections are all about: A referendum on the President's agenda. During his 2010 midterm election, Congressman Braley proudly said that his election was a referendum on the President and yesterday the President echoed similar remarks. “Congressman Braley and Barack Obama already agree on ObamaCare and amnesty and now they both agree that this election is a referendum on the President’s failed policies,” said Republican Party of Iowa spokesman Jahan Wilcox....

Congressman Braley Changes Position On ObamaCare At Debate

A DEBATE HANGOVER FOR CONGRESSMAN BRUCE BRALEY … Congressman Braley Changes Position On ObamaCare At Debate DES MOINES – Last night, as he desperately tried to right his sinking campaign, Congressman Braley said that ObamaCare needs to fixed, which is a sharp departure from his previous position of refusing to change anything in the law.   Don’t forget, Braley was tasked by Nancy Pelosi to round-up the votes to pass ObamaCare and even gave the closing argument in support of it. “After proudly declaring that he read every page of ObamaCare and that he wouldn’t change anything in the law, Congressman Braley is now singing a ...

Another Bruising Week For Bruce Braley

Happy Saturday – It was another bruising week for Washington liberal Bruce Braley. Congressman Braley tried to walk back a statement he made concerning his support for raising the Social Security Retirement age. Then news came out that he had voted to gut $716 billion from Medicare programs for seniors. Finally, a new poll showed that one of Congressman Braley’s strongest supporters, Barack Obama, has an approval rating that is now at it’s lowest level ever in the Hawkeye State. The News That Drove The Week … Gallup reports that Barack Obama’s approval rating is at it’s lowest level ever in Iowa. As a key U.S. Senate race unfolds ...

Bruce Braley: You’re “Damn Right” I Read ObamaCare

ObamaCare Cuts $716 Billion From Medicare DES MOINES – The arrogance of Washington liberal Bruce Braley was on full display during a 2012 debate with Ben Lange when the fiery Congressman angrily answered Lange’s question about reading the ObamaCare bill by saying “you’re damn right I read the bill.” Notably, Braley’s statement is more proof to seniors that he knew ObamaCare contained $716 billion in cuts to Medicare, which ends up costing each Iowa senior enrolled in Medicare approximately $10,074 over the next 10 years. BACKGROUND … Braley Said You’re Damn Right I Read ObamaCare Braley Said On ObamaCare, “You’re Damn ...

Obamacare’s Medicare Cuts = $10,074 Per Iowa Enrollee 

Braley’s ObamaCare Raided $716 Billion From Medicare DES MOINES – Washington liberal Bruce Braley proudly supported ObamaCare, which contained $716 billion in Medicare cuts. For seniors in Iowa, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) says these cuts will cost each enrollee $10,074 over the next 10 years. “Bruce Braley’s ObamaCare cuts over $10,000 from every Iowa senior enrolled in Medicare," said Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann. “After ransacking $716 billion from Medicare for ObamaCare, why would seniors ever trust Bruce Braley?”    BACKGROUND … In March 2010, Braley Voted For ObamaCare. (H.R. ...

Bruce Braley Delivered The Closing Argument For ObamaCare At Nancy Pelosi’s Urging

DES MOINES – Iowans are well aware that Washington liberal Bruce Braley proudly supported ObamaCare, but what may be unknown to some is that he actually gave the closing argument in support of the damaging legislation. At Nancy Pelosi’s behest, Braley successfully secured the votes necessary to pass ObamaCare - the very same legislation that contained $716 billion in cuts to Medicare, killed jobs and kicked Iowans off their healthcare plans. “When Barack Obama and Nancy Pelosi were desperate to pass ObamaCare, they turned to trial lawyer and Washington politician, Congressman Bruce Braley, to get the votes and deliver the closing argument, ...