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“It’s Not Going to Happen”: O’Reilly Clashes With Tea Party Leader Over Defunding ObamaCare

In his Talking Points Memo on Thursday, Bill O’Reilly argued that there’s no way that ObamaCare is going to be defunded, saying, “It’s not going to happen.” He argued that the right’s “futile exercise” would alienate independent Americans.

Amy Kremer, chairman of the Tea Party Express, disagreed saying that ObamaCare is a “bad law that continues to get worse everday.” O’Reilly contended that logistically defunding ObamaCare is “impossible” because the Senate will never “go along with it.”

Brad Blakeman, former senior advisor to President George W. Bush, agreed with O’Reilly, saying, “If you think the president is going to give up, just wave the white flag on his signature legislation…”

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