What the world needs now is a Joseph Welch — someone to call out Harry Reid and ask him if he has no sense of decency for calling cancer patient liars and denying that Obama lied when he said if you like your policy you can keep it more than 20 times.
The truth and reality are strangers to Harry Reid.
Obama didn’t lie:
But cancer patients did:
Sen. Joseph McCarthy was castigated and relegated to irrelevance in history for saying, “I have here in my hand a list of 205—a list of names that were made known to the Secretary of State as being members of the Communist Party and who nevertheless are still working and shaping policy in the State Department.”
If Harry fails to resign as Senate majority leader after saying this, he has no sense of decency:
“The leukemia patient whose insurance policy was canceled [and] could die without her medication, Mr. President, that’s an ad being paid for by two billionaire brothers. It’s absolutely false. Or the woman whose insurance policy went up $700 a month — ads paid for around America by the multibillionaire Koch brothers, and the ad is false.
“We heard about the evils of Obamacare, about the lives it’s ruining in Republicans’ stump speeches and in ads paid for by oil magnates, the Koch brothers. But in those tales, turned out to be just that: tales, stories made up from whole cloth, lies distorted by the Republicans to grab headlines or make political advertisements.”
Julie Boonstra is demanding Reid apologize:
We are waiting.