(Campaign for America's Future) -- Republicans are trying to use a government shutdown as a hostage to get things they want. But the Obamacare defunding is misdirection — Republicans don’t want people thinking about the terrible, economy-killing cuts they are demanding to keep the government running at all. And the Tea Party just wants a shutdown because they hate government, period. The public hates this and wants their government. Senate Dems: this is your opportunity.
Obamacare Misdirection — Look At The Cuts
One of the oldest Republican tricks in the book is to get everyone looking “over there” while they are looting over here. That could well be what this whole hopeless Obamacare defunding demand is all about. The other part of this Continuing Resolution (CR) is even more terrible, drastic, radical, stupid, cruel, economy-killing cuts.
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