Garlic Milkshake, Anyone?
House GOP Leader John Boehner of Ohio can no longer claim ignorance on
health insurance matters, though we're not sure about stupidity and
greed. Earlier this month, he claimed his constituents were
"overwhelmingly opposed" to a public option, a concept he called "about
as unpopular as a garlic milkshake" - this, in a state where 1.2
million people have no insurance and premium rates have risen seven
times faster than wages. Thanks to citizen activism, he has now
received a slew of visits and phone calls settting him straight. Here's a video telling him what he should know and here's one of SEIU members visiting his office to do the same.