Wednesday, April 14, 2010

GOOD FOR HIM! Video: Barton blasts Waxman for intimidation attempts on ObamaCare, cap and trade

After Barack Obama signed ObamaCare into law, publicly-traded corporations that allow retirees to remain on their prescription medication coverage plans had to announce write-downs against future earnings because of the end of a tax credit for keeping retirees off of Medicare Part D. Henry Waxman demanded that the CEOs come to a Congressional hearing to explain themselves, and then made the same demand when the American Farm Bureau publicly opposed his cap-and-trade bill. Today, Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) ripped Waxman on the House floor, claiming that Waxman’s attempts at political intimidation flew in the face of the First Amendment: READ MORE...

1 comment:

  1. Yep, good ole Barton -- Thought TARP was a great idea, helped get this whole thing started.