Nelson Caved to Bribery, Became Harry’s Vote #60

Until Friday night Democratic Senator Ben Nelson of Nebraska claimed to be withholding his Yes vote on the Senate Health Care bill until it included language that would prohibit federal funding of abortion. In the end the abortion language turned out to be several pages of tortured, incomprehensible language that does allow public funding of […]

Plain Language and Abortion

Senator Reid’s 383 page health care amendment includes this advisory to Insurance Companies: USE OF PLAIN LANGUAGE.—The information required to be submitted under subparagraph (A) shall be provided in plain language. The term ‘plain language’ means language that the intended audience, including individuals with limited English proficiency, can readily understand and use because that lan […]

This is the first time, in three years of posting commentary and analysis that Liberty Works has recommended donating money to a politician or a political cause.  This one is worth the precedent.