In a meeting with journalists last week, [Chief of Staff Rahm] Emanuel proposed that health-care legislation could be bipartisan without Republican votes.
In related news, Oceania has always been at war with Eastasia. Or:
The Obama administration is rushing towards a unilateral plan to imprison people without trial, according to a huge, new joint article from the Washington Post and ProPublica. The proposal would completely cut Congress out of the process by using an to essentially bring Gitmo stateside.Happy times. They tolja you'd miss Joe Stalin after he was gone.
The first linked article is more blather about the so-called "public option," which fans of nationalizing health care see as a gateway drug to single-payer. Don't be fooled-- it is the first step in a massive reduction in health care available to productive citizens, cloaked in a flimsy veil of "fairness." Why is it fair that you or I should work to pay for medical care for bums and addicts? Congress is ginnin' up to roll right over those of us who work for a living and it's time we stood up and told 'em STOP!