Snap Fact #361
PUNCH BACK: President Obama’s Plan Has Been Thwarted by a Republican Congress. Here Are the Actual Facts of What the Republican Congress Road Blocked.

The Republican candidate says the President has no plan for the next four years. Should the 2012 election give us the good fortune of Obama’s reelection with a Democratic partnership at his side, for a starter we will see much of the legislation that has been blocked by the Republican Congress these past four years come to fruition. This will be in addition to the new programs that an alert and informed President Obama will institute.
The Republican Party “has become an insurgent outlier in American politics. It is ideologically extreme; scornful of compromise; unmoved by conventional understanding of facts, evidence and science; unmoved by conventional understanding of facts, evidence and science; and dismissive of the legitimacy of its political opposition.”*  

To get an idea of just how extreme the Republican Congress has become, read this list of 60 votes on final passage, amendments, and motions to recommit that House of Representative Republicans have taken during the 112th Congress that hurt middle class Americans and weaken the country.**


If you have any illusions that a Romney Administration will be promulgating laws in your interest, the following list of what the House Republicans of the 112th have voted for, as well as the roadblock mentality of the Senate, will wipe away any doubts. Arm yourself with the facts so you can be an informed voter and help others learn the truth before they vote: