This week the GOP was dealt a massive blow in the bungling of its seven-years-in-the-making health care bill.
At the heart of the matter was the fact that Americans flat-out did not want the American Health Care Act to pass. In fact, it polled at just 17% approval.
Why? Because it would effectively destroy the concept of health care for millions upon millions of Americans, and gravely increase the cost for even more.
Which sure makes this 2013 gaffe from House Speaker Paul Ryan seem awfully interesting: