Lieberman Says No
The Wall Street Journal reports Joe Lieberman is digging in his heels. He will filibuster any health care legislation that contains a public option, even if the legislation allows states to opt-out. Lieberman has been a thorn in the side of the left ever since they decided to challenge him back in 2006. In that year, the left beat Lieberman in the Connecticut Democrat Primary. | Read More »
Dear Left Wing Bloggers: Thank you for challenging Joe Lieberman!
Joe Lieberman just announced he will filibuster any health care legislation that has the public option in it. This pretty much guarantees the death of the public option in public form. The Democrats will now have to surreptitiously implement it through some sort of “let the states opt-out” or trigger option nonsense that will still amount to the public option. But at least they have | Read More »