Posts Tagged ‘abortion’

Retiring Guy

09Apr10

Bart’s gone. Democratic Congressman Bart Stupak of Michigan tells The Associated Press he’ll retire from Congress rather than seek a 10th term this year. You’ll recall that Bart’s the guy who caved on his abortion concerns and put the socialist health plan into law. Stupak has drawn stinging criticism from opponents of the recently enacted […]


Stupak Stopped

21Mar10

Politico reports that the pro-life block has found its compromise, agreeing to an Executive Order and ready to vote yes on Castro Care. BREAKING: House Democrats have picked up critical health reform “yes” votes from a group of anti-abortion lawmakers, including Michigan Rep. Bart Stupak, according to senior Democratic aides. Democrats believe a breakthrough with […]


Closing Weak

21Mar10

The normal rules of political physics would suggest a strong finish for the bad guys (with a vote scheduled for around 6pm), as they can call in those willing but reluctant to vote yes if needed. Rep. Bart Stupak (D-Mich.) said Sunday morning that he is close to striking a deal with the Obama administration […]


Demon Pass

20Mar10

Were the Dems ever seriously considering using the dreaded Deem and Pass tactic? They now say they won’t use it, which may mean they’ve got the votes to pass Castro Care without the controversial move. This will be a spectacular weekend as spring is sprung. Don’t waste it watching media counts on health care. It’s […]


Lost Year

04Mar10

Why are Democrats still plotting to deny the American people the health reform that we so desperately need! A dozen House of Representatives Democrats opposed to abortion are willing to kill President Barack Obama’s healthcare reform plan unless it satisfies their demand for language barring the procedure, Representative Bart Stupak said on Thursday. Despite all […]


Controversial?

07Feb10

The much discussed, but little seen, Tim Tebow ad from the Super Bowl. Lots of controversy accompanied this commercial, but for no good reason.


Fall Guy

14Dec09

Joe Lieberman is being set up by Harry Reid, and a cooperative media, to look like he’s sabotaging health care in a shocking flip flop. Not true. Risking the wrath of Democrats, Sen. Joseph Lieberman, I-Conn., threatened Sunday to join Republicans in opposing health care legislation if it permits uninsured individuals as young to 55 […]