“I think that the person who wrote the article should have given Mrs. Obama the same respect as they did of the First Lady of Mexico by addressing her also as First Lady Michelle Obama instead of Just Michelle Obama.”
“The Republicans and whom ever else try to throw stumbling blocks in the President way will not succeed. It may not seem like it now but the President will come out being victorious in helping out the people.”
batmancw on Feb 14, 2010 at 16:05:43
“So far, the people throwing "stumbling blocks" in O's way have been his own party.
Prior to the Mass. election, not a single republican vote was needed to pass HC reform (LOL) OR Cap N Trade, and thank God neither passed, because HIS OWN PARTY knew that the PEOPLE had turned against BOTH Bills, and they'd lose their seats in November IF they voted YES.
IF HC Reform or and "Energy Bill" could be crafted that wasn't full of bribes and deals to benefit special interest groups, THEN he might get not only the Dems, but some GOPers to support them.
The problem he's had is, after 8 years of Shrub & Cheney's lies and cronyism, EVERYTHING he proposes is being scrutinized for the same type of dishonesty, and once it's found, the Bill is dead.
That said, Mr. "I will not issue executive orders" is now considering passing both that way, which is rule by fiat AND unConstitutional, despite the fact that all Presidents issue them.
“Amen, Bigleague. I bet not one of them will trade their healthcare coverage for ours, if you are one the lucky ones who can still afford it . We the people just want the same as they do. Affordable, decent healthcare.”