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Ben Nelson says no. Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) said Monday he would vote against a reconciliation package that included changes to healthcare reform and student lending legislation. Nelson said he opposed the package because the student lending bill would make the federal government the originator of student loans, replacing private lending institutions. Nelson said that […]

Roof roof!


Democrats know what they’re up to – passing anything is all they need, because once they have a government takeover of health care in place, they can expand it into the destructive force they want it to be. Remember, Medicare and Medicaid, when started, were relatively innocent seeds of socialism. On 60 Minutes last week, […]

As Usual


The GOP has a good new phrase for capturing the essence of the Obama health care effort, and it wasn’t even developed by Sarah Palin. Lindsay Graham is calling it “Seedy Chicago Politics.” It has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? Sometimes there is a fine ethical line between legislative maneuvering and bribery. At […]

My Day Maketh


Oh, what big problems the Democrats have. That’s a heartwarming thought that one must keep in mind – especially if you’re feeling a bit discouraged that they were able to cajole Ben Nelson into coming aboard the health care suicide train. Rep. Luis Gutierrez, a leading congressional advocate for immigrants’ rights, has introduced a bill […]

Ben Folds


Senator Ben Nelson, a Nebraska Democrat, has apparently had his abortion concerns satisfied by a new amendment crafted by Harry Reid and is prepared to be the 60th, and filibuster killing vote, that will allow the socialist health reform plan to advance through the Senate. “We’re there,” said Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.), as he headed […]

Barack’s Ship


How quickly is Obama destroying his presidency? It’s coming apart at a rate that must be alarming to the White House. Obama’s domestic battles have taken their toll, as his approval ratings on key issues have sunk to the lowest points of his presidency. On health care, 53 percent disapprove of his performance, a new […]

The divisiveness of the Obama health reform project is demonstrated by his meeting today with 60 members of Congress – a delegation made up of members of his own party, and those who caucus with them. The purpose? To force his reluctant partners to pass a government takeover of 17% of the U.S. economy. Democrats […]