Republican intransigence

VIDEO: VA Gov McAuliffe Blasts State Delegates for Inaction on Health Care

VIDEO: VA Gov McAuliffe Blasts State Delegates for Inaction on Health Care
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe was on The Politics Hour Sunday, and had some strong words for the House Republicans refusing to expand Medicaid, saying they were playing politics and that "they have failed to do their job" of governing.
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Republicans Grumble as Obama Gives an Extra Day to Sign Up for ACA

Republicans Grumble as Obama Gives an Extra Day to Sign Up for ACA
President Obama postponed by a day the deadline to sign up for January coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Republicans, upset that Americans are signing up in record numbers, are attempting to cast the move as another failure, though 850,000 visitors passed through the site Monday alone.
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White House Pleads for Unemployment Extension, Says Jobless Rate 'Unacceptably High'

White House Pleads for Unemployment Extension, Says Jobless Rate 'Unacceptably High'
The White House is asking members of congress to extend unemployment benefits for the approximately four million Americans who've been unable to find gainful employment post-recession. Republican reports that benefits keep wages 'too high' for employers to hire more workers are flawed, says the Council of Economic Advisers.
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