Ted Cruz was on with Sean Hannity last night where he dropped a bomb on Congressional leaders hoping to head home for the summer recess: Not until Obamacare is repealed! Watch:
— Patrick Svitek (@PatrickSvitek) July 11, 2017
— FOX & friends (@foxandfriends) July 11, 2017
And the GOP should focus on lowering premiums:
— Fox News (@FoxNews) July 11, 2017
President Trump agrees:
I cannot imagine that Congress would dare to leave Washington without a beautiful new HealthCare bill fully approved and ready to go!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 10, 2017
Go to work, GOP and do what you promised.
Update. The recess has been delayed 2 weeks:
BREAKING: Senate Majority Leader McConnell says the US Senate will delay start of recess until the 3rd week of August – @kasie
— NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) July 11, 2017
Maybe this is good news for the GOP?
Shorter recess = fewer town halls to evade
— Jennifer Epstein (@jeneps) July 11, 2017
Reporters hardest hit:
There was an audible moan in the Senate press gallery as we all learned McConnell is delaying August recess.
— Matt Fuller (@MEPFuller) July 11, 2017