Congressman Bart Stupak, D-Mich, responded sharply to White House officials touting a letter representing 59,000 nuns that was sent to lawmakers urging them to pass the health care bill.Connie Saltonstall is Stupak's primary opponent. You can donate to her here.
The conservative Democrat dismissed the action by the White House saying, "When I’m drafting right to life language, I don’t call up the nuns." He says he instead confers with other groups including "leading bishops, Focus on the Family, and The National Right to Life Committee." [emphasis added.]
Fair. Balanced. American.
Thursday, March 18, 2010
It's hard to imagine how stupid this guy is. Over half his district, after all, is female.