Maine is a very interesting state, politically. On the one hand they have perhaps the most right-wing governor in the country. On the other hand it was the first state to pass a voter referendum requiring the expansion of Medicaid.
A new Kaiser Family Foundation health care tracking poll contained devastating news for Republicans on health care. 84% of Americans and 71% of Republicans want funding to continue for the Medicaid expansion, which means that Republicans have shot themselves in the feet on health care.
"We have the ability to help people who truly need it the most. We have the ability to make a decision today that will save lives — potentially thousands.
Only a beheading or a suicide bombing can possibly be as barbaric and cruel as denying medical care to millions of poor Americans
Around the country conservative Christians have led the fight to deny healthcare for the poor by opposing Medicaid expansion in the Affordable Care Act.
Ted Cruz is little more than a figurehead of a much larger conspiracy whose real leaders are teabaggers Charles and David Koch and Jim DeMint
Republicans exposed themselves as the traitors they are because about 70% of the 86,000 civilians employed at 16 U.S. intelligence agencies have been furloughed.
Charles and David Koch are spending money to deny poor Americans healthcare for no readily apparent reason except the Kochs are genuinely evil, immoral men
Republicans are exposing themselves as enemies of the people they are elected to represent and provide an environment where all Americans are able to prosper in the pursuit of happiness.