People get mad all the time in Washington. NOT usually on the Hill though; the tradition of “civility” (however phony) is too ingrained. But Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner of Rockaway, Queens, enraged over a Repubican maneuver that prevented a vote on financial aid for 9/11 first responders who are really sick, put all that gentility aside. Since he was a huge advocate for single payer in the health care debate, he has some healthcare chops. Take a look – is this appropriate? (Full disclosure: I loved it.)
Read more: 9/11, 9/11 first responders, anthony weiner, congress, congressional manipulation, first responders, politics, rep.anthony weiner, republican maneuvering, u.s. congress, u.s. house, u.s. house of representatives, us congress
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