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Tag Archive | "Health Care Reform"

Death Panels to be Made from Reclaimed Wood

Saturday, September 12, 2009

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Death Panels to be Made from Reclaimed Wood

In the much anticipated speech on Wednesday night President Obama finally quelled the death panel fears when he announced that the health care bill's death panels would be made of all reclaimed, chemical free wood. The bill's tree humping supporters have supported the death panels from the beginning but feared that, through the channels of compromise, they would end up being made from arsnic treated virgin forest wood or some kind of cheesy veneer panneling.

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When Congress is Away, the Ants Will Play

Friday, September 4, 2009

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When Congress is Away, the Ants Will Play

It turns out that debating health care won't be the only challenge facing members of Congress when they return from their summer recess. While most of the political action moved away from Washington this August, some quieter movement took place on Capitol Hill. "We've got ants. Lots of them," explained Representative Mike Pence (R-Ind) after seeing what had transpired over the long break.

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