Don't Let Sleeping Blue Dogs Lie

It’s time to hold the Blue Dogs accountable for their statement on health care reform.In a press release on their website, the self-avowed, fiscally-conservative, Democrat Blue Dogs state:“Blue Dogs believe fundamental reform of our health care system is needed to control rising health care costs, increase quality and value, and improve access to coverage and care. Comprehensive health care reform must be deficit-neutral and bend the cost curve in the long run. We also believe health care reform must preserve patient choice of provider and maintain competition within the marketplace.” (July 29)Obamacare doesn’t accomplish any of their generally laudable goals. Below is a list of the 52 Blue Dogs. If they voted against H.R. 2454 (Cap & Trade) there’s a “2454” after their name. If they voted against H.R. 1 (Porkulus Bill) there’s a “1.” To find out how to call their office(s) go to this site, find your Blue Dog in the...(Read Full Post)