After CBO Report, Trump White House Begs Democrats For Help In Taking Away Health Care

HHS Secretary Tom Price responded to the CBO report on Trumpcare by the disputing the numbers and then asking Democrats to help the struggling White House kill health care for 24 million people.

Video of the White House response:

The White House responded by lying about Obamacare, disputing the CBO’s numbers, and most interestingly asking for Democrats to help them take health care away from 24 million people.

To get more stories like this, subscribe to our newsletter The Daily.

HHS Secretary Tom Price told reporters, “The bill that the CBO looked at was simply the bill that’ pending before Congress. It didn’t look at the regulatory reforms we’re going to put into place. It didn’t look at the state innovation grants. It didn’t look at the flexibility that we’re going to allow the states because that’s what the states are demanding and asking for so that they can take care of their most vulnerable populations and didn’t look at all of the pieces of legislation that are also pending out there that we call on friends on other side of the aisle to help us reform the insurance markets so that we can provide greater choices and greater competition.”

Notice what Sec. Price was asking Democrats to do. Price doesn’t want to hear Democratic ideas. The White House is begging Democrats to vote for Republican legislation that will take health care away from 24 million people.

Price’s remarks were a pathetic attempt to get Democrats to take the blame for more than 20 million people losing their health care.

The odds of this happening are exactly zero. Republicans opened up this can of worms with years of promises to repeal Obamacare.

They own this, and Democrats will not be riding to the rescue to bail them out.

Recent Posts

Alexander Hamilton Smacks Down Trump’s Lie That The Founders Want Him To Have Immunity

Trump claimed on Saturday that the Founders wanted him to have immunity, but Alexander Hamilton…

10 hours ago

Biden And Democrats Get A Massive Win For Democracy As House Passes Ukraine Aid

It took months, but the Putin GOP was finally defeated in the House as the…

11 hours ago

Even With Democratic Help, Mike Johnson Is Doomed

Speaker Mike Johnson may keep his job with Democratic votes, but his opponents signaled that…

11 hours ago

Trump Runs Away When Asked If He Still Supports Mike Johnson

Maybe he was still groggy from napping all day, but Donald Trump walked away when…

1 day ago

Trump Is Trying To Stop Ex-White House Staffers From Testifying In Hush Money Trial

Trump and his lawyers are now trying to get the judge to block ex-White House…

1 day ago

Trump Is Very Upset About The Hush Money Case Gag Order

Donald Trump spoke to the media on Friday morning without awareness of what he was…

2 days ago