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-- welcome back to political insiders on job of moving day here in New York with my friend -- -- -- away and traveling this week so it's just -- and myself we have a lot to talk about.
We're gonna begin with something that the Republicans ought to be beginning every day with pat Obama care the looming disaster.
And now we find critics of Obama care from the other end of the political spectrum.
You found the news that was in the Wall Street Journal late Friday night yes a letter from three big unions the Teamsters.
The hotel workers you know who you commercial loan and the united the -- here -- hotel and food service workers three unions.
Have written a letter to Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid.
Asking to delay and -- change obamacare -- serious disaster.
-- and -- Sullivan won't little quote I mean you know the whole language and frankly the language was so -- You would thought it was the Tea Party writing the letter -- then only they supported obamacare but they provided manpower these are very powerful influences us.
Line of the democratic thing right great quote.
The health care look quote will shatter not only our hard -- health benefits.
But destroy the foundation.
Of the forty hour work week.
That is the fact bonded the American middle class on quote the union of.
Officials wrote yes there are very upset because as subsidies -- -- You know very disadvantage with -- plans.
You don't wouldn't be a lot of what to over the years the unions have done -- best.
In terms of compensation in really first class health care systems.
Which are going by the Boortz right and all and -- and what they also send the letters we were promised differently.
This is and what we were promise.
And do you know look they're complaining that they're gonna lose there just like many people are saying -- -- -- remember Obama's famous statement presence famous statement.
If you like your health care you can keep it.
You know well that's not happening so this is I think this is uninteresting because -- singles -- opportunity.
If they were serious with you know I mean god almighty.
You don't need to really pursue this issue the problem it is and I listen to a Republican -- a major Republican this morning.
Talking about it is a -- just making political points over the delay issue nobody should be pursuing this with a vengeance your congressman there's him well you'll.
Pass in the house and die in the senate.
But it doesn't have to -- -- -- mean not -- -- there are ways to goose it in the senate.
We talked about off the year you you pass that thing in the house you get the senate.
Republicans to attach it to a bill that the senate Democrats want.
And then -- forced either to vote against the bill they want or to vote for with this thing that they don't want.
But some of them they want this I mean I would think with these union leaders with the election coming next here.
-- let's put up poll number one.
Do people want to delay the individual mandate as the Republicans in the house are talking about yes 56 to 26 so that you have.
A lot of support for delaying parts of this bill.
Right right so why not.
Put it to weigh and measure out there and get the senate Democrats.
Prior from Arkansas Mary Landrieu -- -- running next year and red states for reelection.
They must be nervous about all.
Us being forced to vote on this time and I mean I'm -- Republican strategy be.
We're going the American people are -- you're going to tell the American people white sport he goes along with my other argument that we've been on this show.
Which is why can't they take on the issue.
Which is -- seven -- -- to 16%.
Of the American people courting the possible who want the IRS how involved in obamacare.
Including 602 thirds of Democrats what is it about the Republicans that they cannot pursue this.
We make the argument the -- they finally get to it but they're gestures this is an eight this is -- -- passion.
And the problem is that this is the American people are angry and rightfully so.
You know as I've said from day one they -- this is a crime against tomorrow.
Of course I don't -- you the best word you've used in everything you've said is right -- There is much more passion to restrict abortion rights.
Among the right then there is to stop this bill -- that this bill is such a disaster for our economy for health care for your mother when she gets sick who's going to be denied coverage.
And suddenly she's gonna die because they denied coverage and you're gonna -- -- like god why did knife fight harder to stop this bill that's what this things -- -- well.
And you know that a consequence.
Who Democrats lost the congress in 2010.
And in the Republicans immediately got up and abandon the issue I'm partly I wanna say this is.
You know I look at the Republican leadership.
-- the one thing if you're really suggest is and I'll be explicit about.
They have no sincere or not they're simply there.
Boehner wants to be speaker of all colts including the country -- the way they care what happens the country he cares about being speaker.
Indeed he's proven not only because he's proven that on the IRS scandal.
In in protecting the lead where you know the issue during the congress explaining to people that big -- -- -- have.
Sure my new kinds of people that go into politics.
People who want to be as somebody.
Or people who want to do something.
They're very few of the latter almost all -- the former right there obsessed with looking good getting -- then.
Being famous being on the Tonight Show like Spitzer was the other night and we you know -- -- -- -- -- be a great American moments and return abilities but Eliot Spitzer we have -- -- gotten into that which we might.
But this thing to me is very significant for for the -- -- for the economy.
The union forty hour work week which is the bedrock of what they've achieved in the last eighty years of labor movement.
Who fought of them losing some of that by employers.
Downgrading people from full time -- part time so they don't have to give them health care.
That's what's going on that how -- Obama.
Suddenly announced actually I am -- lane.
The employer -- and wait for a year the Republicans are.
Apparently going to introduce a bill to authorize because they think it'll be equated Deke him -- it was said this morning.
He gave him by saying all we're gonna give you permission -- have permission or if they would play less politics.
-- given that.
President's attitude is.
-- all -- and I said this yesterday in an open -- -- returned the same.
Washington is a lawless place this is a lawless administration.
Well last administration in my opinion and Dick Cheney on Harry unilateral presidential power -- it would know nowhere in the constitution was -- The congress acts would ever wish to do Harry Reid wants to blow the -- up that is safe place we are.
-- all us players who lawless place looks like a banana republic for the -- -- pat.
My first month in congress I'm on the sitting on the floor with another freshman Republican we know nothing.
You get a drink you -- -- these were sitting there we don't know.
Trent Lott the minority whip the Republicans -- more minority -- that's the number two guy.
Comes up and asks us to vote for something.
And and he so we're gonna do this we're gonna pull this maneuver we're gonna do -- and we both asked them what are we allowed to do that.
And he said guys.
Where the government we can do anything we want.
And that's in the minority they're thinking that way that's the mentality we can do anything we -- The lack of -- certain contempt for they.
He ultimately for the American people when their sovereignty but fitting into -- Johnny saved one of our best viewers Johnny we love your comments.
Pat I think you're gonna disagree with him here's his comment pat.
There is nothing Republicans can do so long as government is split.
It's up to the voters to put people in office who agree or release can work together.
Not true and if Republicans run the house or representatives there's a lot they can do it's -- it's half the legislative branch.
Budgets can't get past Wallace can't get past stuff doesn't get done things don't get funded if they don't let equivalents -- Missing is his side when I -- about -- any sense of urgency of fighting for instance when the court ruled.
But Obama speaking -- Walsh -- issues appointments hill -- his unilateral decision in the congress was in recess even though they weren't.
And and and the same with the financial protection agency which is by the -- the core of what the meeting -- having tonight.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- The blow the place apart.
You have Republicans -- you know with the Democrats think they Democrats just filling crucial problems around.
They don't fight I would have the first thing I would have done I still don't get it -- in the introduced in the house they have the purse strings.
His opponent too geeky fun absolutely.
-- -- crisis over this.
They totally got over oceans they got burned when Gingrich allegedly did it to Clinton and I think that they don't wanna get them we're not skirmishing on the Governor -- much.
This secretive agency which she's being run by people who are illegal appointments for a any president who says I don't have to -- -- Well I think people understand that you can do you can do but -- -- missing is an intense urgency.
You've been book ratio which -- finding we have -- fighting force some.
Yeah that's the whole point of being there as you -- -- -- -- now Republicans are against national health insurance we don't believe that that's been our platform and hopefully than it.
Here it gets.
Put in over their objection they were in the minority and give them -- but as you said they rose back to the majority in the house on the pledge.
In 2010 we will abolish obamacare.
They then immediately try to abolish Medicare yes not obamacare.
They now putting these useless votes to repeal obamacare that passed the house and -- gonna go anywhere in the senate and now Obama has given them this open.
Yes and we have seen it can we run to pat our circles on the back RS -- from.
Last week players.
-- Republicans simply delay it delay it delay yes.
Over the edge of the delayed until what do what by doing that you -- was I was trying to repealing just the way they didn't just ridiculously behavior beleaguered Republican leadership.
Barbara Tuchman is -- about wooden headed this applies to them in this case.
Well said pat we were all right we've and we've been saying it for more than a week -- the center for three months the Smart move.
Is too slow down Obama cared to -- it -- time.
And then it'll die who will be more elections the public who vote again on things and put in new leaders and -- -- problem is this is from people will be on the vine is Mardy are other talent who has our producer who sat in very well last week thank you Martin.
But it will will -- -- on my and we may even get to another presidential election where we can fight it out again well.
The thing is the Democrats don't wanna have to defendants.
In the you don't plus all of the other things going -- The -- -- -- over this bill.
Over giving money you know -- believe this is secretary -- -- only has god how dare raising money private money.
From insurance companies did she regulates we should be indicted.
But are not business administration me everything in Washington use.
Nothing is impermissible -- it works.
Well you know speaking of that.
Let's go back and beat a dead horse that shouldn't be dead.
You and -- and -- have been calling for select committees.
Things -- Ghazi was the first one.
And who's heard of that -- right.
The IRS thing came along that is because it affects you every one reviews had dealings.
In your adult life with the IRS and you're gonna have even more if there involved in obamacare.
And they've been exposed as a corrupt and politically manipulate a -- entity.
Fitting end to the lawless administration that you talk about where are the Republicans.
They should have a super select committee in the house basically on exactly that abuse of power lawless administration.
Of the law and selective selective enforcement of the law and corruption of the IRS -- EPA OSHA.
You can -- in an SA little bit if you want.
Why not be driving this thing passed in the process the IRS's discredited and another reason to take it any American.
Even get new year.
They did BV to bottom of the -- -- -- -- starting when mr.
Schulman the former commissioners 157.
Visits to the White House.
Which you have to believe you have to be a full -- lead was gone.
About politics and parties and Colleen Kelley that we've never heard of again the union leader who had a meeting with the president and -- -- data you know the head of the IRS workers.
Had a meeting on the White House visitors walk with the president on March 31 -- -- ten.
The next day that are usually have yet so why isn't she called up there under subpoena.
And asked what did you and the president discuss.
Well and when the meeting was so we have to polluted you've talked so what did you say you know what what will -- want -- back to -- we'll come back to it.
For -- canal and Joba vote will be right back.
We are back on job of -- day here with Packard bell dog is traveling this way -- to us Manning the store Pat Boone went to break you wanted to pick up.
On the subject of Republican hypocrisy.
The farm bill the 72 hour rule so for a.
And -- let me just say you know.
The what -- when I keep coming to the whole conclusion is.
He -- people all operate the same based on the same set of principles.
Remember the Republicans are very demanding -- how do you -- bill if you don't read the American -- being your.
We're gonna have a sent me to our role except for every time they want to.
Do something like the farm bill.
They just thrown out of -- window.
Just proposing no one gets to read it and -- -- wrong.
Because now their power just like this has been going on.
It's the same game with the same kinds of players once in red uniforms and won some blue uniforms all the whites who do the same -- -- And the farm -- itself from the example Republican well.
You know we have with the inability to have moderate.
And it's common sense leadership in America.
We have we're in promoting everyone in dependency into food stamps and outrageous what's going on.
The banks wanna do it because they get benefits on the every transaction.
You've got people promoting -- for that the Republicans think cut -- out entirely.
What about how Bob nutritional programs geared to people who need the food.
In the in designed to do that rather than being boondoggles on either end or -- against everybody you know this is the problem that was see what -- proposing is something called moderation.
And common sense -- and those two things do not appease the base of either party.
Moderates moderation are out you gotta be totally against something are totally for -- and -- It's crazy but -- I mean the country 80% of the country once the other news we continually talk about this.
This I don't look look look -- on the same theme of the Republican leadership not pursuing higher us.
Please go backwards to -- does it why have they dropped paying -- Because speaker he's determined he's afraid of something that he was briefed on I believe he -- done everything -- to sabotage.
Is the speaker that -- -- the crying out for select committee giddy at the bottom of the majority of his Republican conference have written a letter.
Is a two thirds to 158 of them now have said they -- -- -- and I was like -- and he won't give you won't do you won't give it to them.
And it again the Republican grassroots hasn't put the pressure on.
To do this we don't I don't it's not just about the politics -- get to that in -- second.
But first and foremost it's about four Americans died people lied about this he probably American below right to know the truth.
In the -- -- on this is out rages.
In the invention of the life story about the video whatever.
But it also gets -- you have fans yourself this.
Just even if you just have a little bit of partisan interest don't you think the thing does investigation becomes the single.
Greatest potential problem for Hillary Clinton won't -- who was secretary that's not why Republicans would do it.
No but what if you if it can't call and still -- benefit islet -- bit but they.
They won't even pursue their.
When Ben -- was being it looked at by ice is committee on TV couple times in man.
Hill in April and may Hillary's ratings in one month went down fourteen point right now.
-- it doesn't -- and it even in dumb idiot like me to figure why don't we pursued this thing and weaken her given her poll numbers.
-- let her put up numbers to.
And three if we could please.
OK so here is Hillary.
She -- Chris Christie by six points.
And she beach Rand Paul who's the next best Republican in the polling by twelve points.
That she's at the magical fifty or read here and now -- so she's pretty strong we don't even have a poll path of Hillary.
Getting the democratic nomination almost keep that one -- percent of that one that you've got up there now on -- Iowa.
Which is a swing state.
And -- -- polls so we're using the pole but she wins over everybody.
Almost double digits against their regret in the -- and and again as we point out for.
Does the very best against Jeb Bush I guess -- we're gonna have more bushes are more clintons did today it's a no brainer they want her and I don't I -- And I can't imagine a country wants another bush Clinton writes no it just above above but this news.
This whole thing Jeb Bush is.
For a guy that was considered a very good governor.
Then Nancy telling them and a yeah I if his name had been -- Smith he probably one might even be president.
Yep and while we're on polling can we put up number four plays this says the Republicans.
In the Iowa Caucuses if we had it today.
And as you said yesterday no -- -- -- the field away I mean they're all under 20% which is to be expected -- two and a half years ago no problem.
No front runner no clear consensus leader -- we are that people are rallying two hours that's the definition.
Of wide open.
-- couple of trends you conceive rubio has gone down right.
That's and the state that's the immigration bill he's the front man in the gang of -- to give.
The pathway to citizenship which the right considers and the state he's been hurt by that.
Whether that's permanent I don't know maybe a little bit is the rebuttal to the state of the union speech with the water.
He looks like a young guy.
You know I'm not sure he's ready for prime time that's not a knock on the guy just might not be ready.
Why Jeb Bush is doing so badly has to be the name.
Well it's going to be down -- I don't know you must be because it's hard to imagine I mean given.
His pedigree his his work on education which everyone acknowledges has been excellent.
In Florida and but but it is also the Republican establishment.
It's -- name reveal about the Republican senator finishing group these people into those categories -- -- -- it's worth saying.
Is it is it is is on top by virtue I think of having been.
You know kind of authentic it is filibuster and positions.
Had lost her he took on Hillary in the hearing over -- Gaza right.
And the -- NSA leaking thing heat has been the one guy who's been upset as his father would be.
Over the invasion of our personal privacy by the way -- our government.
He needs to -- seemed to me who the Republican Party -- suppose you can speak concern.
Both of our national -- but also a neutral pre.
So many of them.
Notice it's all the people in Washington general and what Obama on the order of the bombing is the picture of let's put up number six -- Pat's talking of because you know found -- And they tell -- -- public looks upon Edwards Edwards note.
Differently than Washington DC does solve it I mean Washington AP it's 21 points and precedent in wash and it would be easy -- I have -- united pretty I would say Algerian who expose what we're doing -- you know is so you should not know.
Your government as a sideline like every single piece of data.
-- -- reason or explanation.
OK so I think that does -- what the polls -- we've done the Iowa caucus thing we've done Hillary.
Pat we have a minute left OK so were it were entering another summer doldrums to what what do you think's gonna it's.
Well I mean the Republicans having thrown away this opportunity summer doldrums are wonderful for scandals.
Are betting scandals in getting the bottom of things.
It's what happened to Nixon after Watergate summer after he got reelected was what's hot what was -- -- parents but this.
Boehner is has the Republican leadership Boehner cantor.
All of them their failure so what we have been -- is pretty Von -- You know on all the time venue the royal baby -- now we have the royal baby watch I heard we are in Q -- into the dog days and it's only.
Shall walk and so Obama gets away with that has that's why he's not being hurt for I mean that's why he's hanging there.
He -- number should be falling apart and why the Republicans are going well we're almost say this somebody said this to me Republicans have -- me you just don't want to win them.
Much well that's a terrible tragedy and on that note we'll say goodbye pat feel better by and every week.
We'll see you all next Sunday at 530 in the Fox News Channel and back here next Monday with Doug in studio.
At 1030 on foxnews.com.
Have a great week.
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