Republicans are 'mad even when they win,' Obama tells donors at Beverly Hills fundraiser

Republicans are 'mad even when they win,' Obama tells donors at Beverly Hills fundraiser

Former President Obama was apparently willing to give up the name ‘Obamacare’ for the sake of Healthcare. the Hill reports. Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story. Buzz60 Former President Barack Obama had some choice words for both Republicans and Democrats at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser in Beverly Hills, California. "Enough moping," Obama told the more than 200 Democratic donors who attended the Thursday event, according to CNN. He told the crowd they were "right to be concerned" about the state of American politics, but stressed that it was not enough to watch and lament the latest developments. "If you are one of these folks who is watching cable news at your cocktail parties with your friends and you are saying, 'Civilization is collapsing,' and you are nervous and worried, but that is not where you are putting all your time, energy and money, then either you don't actually think civilization is collapsing, or you are not pushing yourself hard enough," the 44th president said, according to CNN. "And I would push harder." Obama told the assembled contributors they also need to do more than pay to attend fancy fundraisers.