POLITICS
10/16/2007 04:29 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Paul Simon Blasts Bush Over "Heartless" Veto Of Kids' Health Care

Legendary musician Paul Simon appeared on Capitol Hill today to speak out on President Bush's veto of SCHIP legislation that would dramatically expand health care for children in working class families.

Simon, who appeared with Democratic congressional leaders and health care activists, called Bush's veto a "heartless act," and said that members of Congress who vote to override Bush's opposition will count it among the "proudest days of your life."

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