Democrats Now Is The Time For Act 2

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) edits a quote attributed to President Donald Trump to comment on the release of Senate RepublicansÕ health care legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 22, 2017. With him were is Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), and Patty Murray (D-Wash.). (Al Drago/The New York Times)

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and fellow Democrats in the last 2 weeks have really stepped up their opposition to Republicans attempt to repeal Obamacare. On Monday night of last week they held a late night Senate session of back to back speeches on the ills of Trumpcare. On Monday night of this week Senator Corey Booker and Congressman John Lewis led a sit-in on the Capitol steps, this turned into a rally with many protesters and dozens of other Democratic Party elected officials joining to make speeches. Finally Democrats are focused on something other than Russia/Trump election collusion, now is the time for the other shoe, Act 2 to drop.

Democrats are now doing a good job of fighting Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare, but they can’t make the same mistake Republicans have made for the last 7 years. Democrats must do more than obstruct Republicans Trumpcare they must offer solutions.

They have taken the first step by admitting that there are problems with Obamacare, they now have to………….click here to continue………………

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Isaac Newton Farris Jr. is the nephew of Martin Luther King, Jr. and serves as Senior Fellow at the King Center.

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