Connecticut Democratic Rep. Jim Himes, speaking in a town hall in Shelton, Conn., Thursday said Obamacare had “caused a lot of turmoil.” Himes, who also defended Obamacare, said “it was not a good thing” that people experienced canceled health care plans. “Particularly since the president made a very public claim if you like your plan you can keep it … turned out not be true,” Himes added.
House Democrats watched John Belushi’s speech from Animal House to get pumped up for midterms on Thursday.
“Compared to the summer of 2010 when I had red-faced people threatening me that I was going to be drawn and quartered, I think explaining a delay is not going to be that bad,” said Connecticut Rep. Jim Himes.
Because it’s the Congress we deserve, not the Congress we need right now.
Connecticut’s new senator bests his home-state rival, a member of Congress. “At long last, Congressman Himes’ long and oppressive rule atop Connecticut’s Twitter delegation has finally ended,” Murphy says.