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Francis Wilkinson

There Will Never Be a Republican Alternative to Obamacare

House Republicans are once again casting about for a "positive alternative" to a health-care law so vile that the majority leader called it an "atrocity."

Four years after Obamacare passed the House of Representatives, House Republicans are once again casting about for a "positive alternative" to a law so vile that the majority leader called it an "atrocity." Just imagine how many years it would take them to grapple with a law they merely disliked.

"You can't beat something with nothing," Republican Representative Tom Price told the Wall Street Journal. "More and more members are discussing the imperative for us to have a positive alternative."