In a conference call tonight, Gov. Pawlenty suggested that he may assert state sovereignty to keep Minnesota from fully participating in a health care plan that could be passed by Congress and signed by President Obama. The Tenth Amendment says “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it Read more →
Archives for September 10, 2009
She says the congressman disgraced himself.
GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann’s office says she’ll make an appearance with GOP Rep. Ron Paul (who ran for president in 2008). The appearance isn’t a total surprise. The Washington Independent reported a few months ago that Bachmann has been meeting with Paul on a regular basis. Here’s the info of the event: Rep. Michele Bachmann Read more →
President Obama told a joint session of Congress that the time for bickering is over. He urged them to quickly pass health care reform. Here’s the text of the speech. CNN says Obama got a big bump in polling as a result of the speech. An AP poll showed public disapproval for the plan before Read more →