Ahab and the whale. Iago and Othello. Khan and Kirk. Donald Trump and his deathly ill grandnephew with cerebral palsy. All classic revenge stories. All terribly tragic. You can add to that list congressional Republicans and Obamacare.
Recent polls have shown that Trumpcare — which gestated for seven years in the steamy Jiffy Pop head of Paul Ryan — is about as popular as the many debilitating preexisting conditions it’s designed not to cover.
The American Medical Association has released a new letter slamming the Senate’s Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill, which surgically targets vulnerable, low-income Trump voters while leaving healthy, upper-class Republican donors intact.
In a February 2016 Fox News interview, Greta Van Susteren asked Donald Trump if he’d ever lied to the American people. “I don’t lie,” Trump insisted. “I mean, I don’t lie. In fact, if anything, you know, I’m so truthful that it gets me in trouble. Okay, they say I’m to...