Why the GOP must pass a real ObamaCare replacement after it wins the Senate

You can't just be against something. You have to be for something, too.

Repeal Obamacare
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It's looking increasingly likely that Republicans will win the Senate in the midterm elections, which means we can look forward to at least two more years of Washington doing nothing, and of permanent presidential campaigning and posturing — enough to make you forget that government is supposed to be about policy.

And there are important policies out there. Like ObamaCare. Maybe you've heard of it.

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