Yesterday, the big story was C-SPAN's interest in carrying the final health care negotiations on live TV for the public to see. Brian Lamb even sent a very respectful letter, communicating this desire. After all, when the President was a candidate, he did say that he wanted this to become a reality:
Well, today there is a new angle to this story. The question of Mr. Obama's promise was raised again to Madame Speaker. Take a listen:
Her response: “There are a number of things he was for on the campaign trail."
Translation: We always lie when we are campaigning. We do that so you will elect us and we can do what we please when we get into office. Don't you peasants understand this?
Folks, this is it. It's showtime. Time to put up or shut up. If we do not take back this nation from those who seek to run into the ground while rubbing our faces in it, we will be leaving our children a country that they will desperately seek to flee.