Dem rep's advice to GOP at Obamacare hearing: Get over it!

Rep. Jan Schakowsky says what many Democrats have long been thinking

By Elias Isquith
October 30, 2013 11:50PM (UTC)
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During Wednesday's Obamacare hearing before the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep. Jan Schakowsky, Democrat from Illinois, had some pointed advice for Republicans still working to undermine and repeal Obamacare: Get over it.

"You know, I want to say to my colleagues," Schakowsky said, "after a three and a half year campaign to repeal, to discredit, to even shut down the government over Obamacare, I want to say, get over it!"

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Schakowsky went on to acknowledge the healthcare program was experiencing serious issues, but called them "problems that I see being fixed."

Watch Schakowsky below, via CNN:

[h/t the Raw Story]


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