Inside the Obamacare Repeal and Replace: Politico's Rachel Bade and Josh Dawsey with fascinating insight how it all came about. Personally, I think the Democrats victory lap after the appropriations agreement made the President mad - it lit a fire and passion in him. He wasn't going to be denied. The deal was going to get made no matter what. Read this and see how the political sausage is made. Sometimes, like the real thing, it isn't pretty.