10 September 2009

Notes on Obama's speech to Congress on healthcare

The source material:

References on Joe Wilson's ass-hattery (i.e. yelling you lie when the President said that illegal immigrants will not be covered):

Another argument I've heard (that the bill will cover illegal immigrants) is that Democrats removed some of the wording that would help enforce that restriction. NPR reports that the wording was removed because it would have restricted the healthcare rights of citizens. No references yet on either of these points.

Finally, the picture of the day:

The look the Prez, VP and Speaker gave Joe Wilson on Twitpic
[ posted by sstrader on 10 September 2009 at 5:54:45 PM in Politics ]