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