House Republicans Decry Tactics That Put Republicans In House

“House Republican freshmen admit that their so-called ‘MediScare’ attacks on Democrats helped them win a big majority in 2010. Democrats had voted for the health care law, which included $500 billion in ‘cuts’ to Medicare — primarily slashing overpayments to private insurers — and Republican challengers never let them forget it. Now, they say, it’s time to let bygones be bygones.