Congress Open Thread

Do Nothing Congress


Artist – TJ Matson

In other news, the White House issued another veto threat today pledging to block a GOP bill to redefine what it means to be a full-time employee under Obamacare.

We’ve been over it several times before, but the GOP bill is a solution for a problem that doesn’t exist. Some companies made noise about cutting employee hours because of Obamacare, but few have followed through. Furthermore, the employer mandate won’t take effect for another year. You know, the same employer mandate the GOP is suing the president to implement sooner rather than later.

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities has much more on the subject.