I have included a different Republican opinion below from the man who gave us the Patriot Act.
A veteran House Republican ripped his home-state GOP senator for his “unfortunate political stunt” on ObamaCare.
The unusual intraparty fight was triggered by Sen. Ron Johnson’s (R-Wis.) new lawsuit against the Obama administration, which takes aim at the federal contributions that lawmakers and their staffs get for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Johnson unveiled the details of his legal case at a press conference Monday, but Rep. James Sensenbrenner’s statement on Sunday stole some of Johnson’s thunder.
“Sen. Johnson’s lawsuit is an unfortunate political stunt,” Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) said. “I am committed to repealing ObamaCare, but the employer contribution he’s attacking is nothing more than a standard benefit that most private and all federal employees receive — including the president.