Dems can’t follow their own advice to tone down the rhetoric in the name of not encouraging extremists to get violent.
After the Senate’s health care bill came out, Bernie Sanders tweeted,
In other “Democrats go lower” news …
- Hillary Clinton tweeted, “Forget death panels. If Republicans pass this bill, they’re the death party.”
- Democrat Sen. Chris Murphy tweeted, “No tweaks by amendment can fix this monstrosity. If you vote for this evil, intellectually bankrupt bill, it will ruin millions of lives.”
- A Rolling Stone writer really jumped the shark with this tweeted absurdity: “Trump and the Republicans want to pass a bill that would kill far more Americans than ISIS and al Qaeda could ever dream about.”
Never mind that approximately 6.5 million uninsured Americans were forced to pay $3 billion in penalties to the IRS because they couldn’t afford Obamacare plans.
And never mind that 18 of the 23 Obamacare co-ops have collapsed.
And also never mind that the only (born) Americans I’ve heard of who actually died because of a Democrat-run health care program were veterans who couldn’t get appointments at the VA.