Maybe this is what Joe Wilson was talking about…

2 Oct

It’s a plan that asks everyone to take responsibility for meeting this challenge — not just government, not just insurance companies, but everybody including employers and individuals.  And it’s a plan that incorporates ideas from senators and congressmen, from Democrats and Republicans — and yes, from some of my opponents in both the primary and general election.  
President Barack Obama
Speech to Congress, September 9, 2009

Harkin: No place for GOP at Senate health-bill table
Des Moines Register

Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin said today Republicans will not be at the table when the Senate merges the health-care bills from two committees before sending one to the floor.

 “The people of this country overwhelmingly elected Democrats to the House and Senate.”

EXCLUSIVE: Cantor: Obama’s not met with GOP leaders since May
The Washington Times

President Obama has cut off communication with Republican leaders, going more than four months without hosting the bipartisan congressional leadership at the White House to discuss his health care proposal, the No. 2 Republican in the House said Wednesday.

“No matter what the cry is from the White House, no matter what the president claims, they have not engaged with us,” he said.

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One Response to “Maybe this is what Joe Wilson was talking about…”

  1. Babycake October 3, 2009 at 9:35 am #

    Now they know how it feels.

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