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A showdown over funding the government and deep funding obamacare -- -- congress when he returns from the August recess.
When GOP congressman says -- -- -- the eight administration wants to keep paying the bills at an apple slashed that cash for the president's health care law.
But it's clear not all Republicans feel the same way.
Texas congressman Steve Stockman I think every time -- -- Thank -- for having him aren't let me ask you it's August recess have you been having town hall meetings -- here at home.
Yes we've had several town hall meetings and that they want us to hold the line against obamacare.
This president we currently have is right around the country the disavowing and ask the Republicans the -- -- he wrote.
And it's little ironic that we're getting the blame for something that no Republican that I know voted for.
Well and to be clear what we're talking about is there's going to be need to vote for some government funding or also the government will shut down.
My understanding is that what some GOP lawmakers are proposing is tying a boat on that -- also making sure it is not it doesn't contain any funds.
For the president's health care law.
As you know there are those within your own party and certainly those across the aisle who say it's going to look like you were shutting down the government that's gonna hurt people and optics are not good regardless of your underlying goal.
Well the optics is -- what I'm talking about I was there in 1990 forewoman quote shut the government down most people don't know this.
But we actually -- to government open it was the president Clinton who Vito the bills.
So I authored a bill that says keep the government open act.
Which includes all of funding for all the government -- for Obama care.
Now the president chooses to veto this bill.
He's -- in the government down the problem is that Republicans certainly are terrible at communicating the message that we want the government open and we offer a bill to keep it open to continuing resolution.
And we're just not -- fund those parts.
We agree with the president that this needs time to to be delayed a means to disasters he's amid -- -- -- and impart to Madonna already on his own.
How can Republicans do a better job because the White House is very skillful Democrats risk helpful at this White House the administration spending tens of millions of dollars and roping and all kinds of partners to help them sell the health -- law.
How do you view as the GOP.
Compete with that.
When nine that he's using taxpayers' money in some cases to promote the bill which is horrible and so.
I think we need to do a better job of graphics.
-- -- we go on talk -- injury issues slide rules and calculators.
We should also show real people -- impacting.
By the bill.
-- a gentleman my district Donald -- -- He had to cut back employees under thirty hours so that he wouldn't -- but when have to follow the stringent tax.
Provisions in the bill he's talking about can't possibly closing three franchise.
These are serious issues for small business.
Anybody like myself -- goes on has town hall meetings you hear the small business people.
We're confused by the bill upset by the bill and -- -- the way we can solve it is to stop the bill and in its tracks.
We already had our program called Medicaid for the -- All you had to do is expand to the people that were pouring couldn't afford health care and -- so we had to do we didn't have to throw the baby out the bath.
Water how do you respond to those including former top leaders within that you -- own party who say that Republicans are offering positive alternatives.
When you talk about repealing the health care law.
Well we have offer positive.
All turn of the problem is in fact it is offered one now.
The problem is that again Republicans are are not great -- messaging we typically used to -- you know like calculators and mathematical formulas and graphics that wouldn't quite frankly the public.
Doesn't care about or understand I think we need to bring it down -- level of the individual.
And shown exactly what's happened to his individuals I'm disappointed our friends.
And then in the media I'm glad you're doing this that we should focus more on how it's actually impacting.
Negatively the individuals across the country -- small business owners which seemed to break the president gave a break to big corporations it's time now to give breaks to individuals.
Always keep pulling across the board from a number of outlets showing that there is a growing concern among the American public about how this bill is going to -- the long now it's going to play out.
Congressman -- will see -- accurate a couple weeks thank you thanks thanks for having things.
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