Momentous day in history?

It appears the Democrats have finally gotten their shit together and have gotten enough votes to get their healthcare bill (making health insurance mandatory, providing federal funds for those who can’t afford it, and making the government a player in the health insurance market) passed:

healthcarevoteslocked

Whether it should have been this hard with all branches of the legislature in their pocket (as well as the executive) is a snide observation for another day, but regardless this is a huge bill that will most likely have far reaching implications.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s