FLASHBACK: Earlier this Year, Graham, Cassidy, Heller Said CBO Scores Vital to Vetting Health Care Bills

This week, Senate Republicans once against exposed their partisan hypocrisy by recklessly dismissing the need for a full CBO score of the Graham-Cassidy-Heller health care bill before voting on it, even though–as recently as this summer–Senators Dean Heller, Lindsay Graham, Bill Cassidy, and many others said they needed a CBO score to evaluate health care bills.

Without a CBO score, basic information such as how many people will lose coverage, how much premiums will increase, and how much more care for common pre-existing conditions will increase will not be known. The Senate GOP’s game plan is to keep Americans in the dark — because they know the more the American people learn about their latest Trumpcare plan, the more they hate it.

“The same senators trying to ram this latest disastrous Trumpcare bill though Congress were — just months ago — eloquently explaining why a comprehensive analysis by the Congressional Budget Office […]

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Deb Fischer: “Thank Heavens” for the Tea Party

In an interview with the York News Times, GOP Senate candidate Deb Fischer scolded the American people for letting the country’s debt get as big as it is – and she praises the Tea Party for bringing the issues of debt and deficits into the national conversations. “The rest of us should be kind of ashamed that we let this go on,” she told the York News Times. “Thank Heavens somebody brought it up to our attention. We all should’ve been paying attention to this.”

This interview was filmed on August 16, 2011.

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