A blog about Politics, Texas, and Academia

Bush Threatens Veto of Childrens’ Health Care Bill

In Congress, Economy, Election 2008, Health, news, Politics on September 21, 2007 at 9:07 am

Mean Bush

Yesterday President Bush threatened to veto a bill presented by the Democrats that would increase health care coverage to an additional 4 million children. The bill, if passed, would raise the certain taxes including the cigarette tax up 61 cents a pack. Bush says no way and will veto if the bill lands on his desk. Is he a possible closet smoker? Seriously…there are too many children in this country that are still being left out when it comes to health care, especially in lower class families. The arguement from the Republicans is that this will bring about even more government-ran health care.

Read the story here from CNN.com.

What do you think?

I know where Pink stands on her feelings about our esteemed president…

“DEAR MR. PRESIDENT” by Pink

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: