Predicted Republican defections, though I believe we forgot about RINO wimp Mark Kirk. Oh, and Mr. Pro-Life Democrat himself Bob Casey Jr. voted as I thought he would, as did the Nelson twins. Quelle surprise.
Senator Ben Nelson of Nebraska said ‘no-go’ on the most recent health care bill that Harry Reid and the Democrats have compiled. This most likely will derail President Obama’s efforts to have a Senate health care bill done by Christmas.
The Senate defeated the pro-life Nelson amendment that would have disallowed public money to be spent on killing babies. Steven Ertelt of LifeNews.com explains what the current bill contains without the pro-life Nelson amendment: The legislation currently allows abortion funding
[vodpod id=Groupvideo.4019473&w=425&h=350&fv=] Justin Cardinal Rigali of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia emphatically stated that no Catholic can vote for a health care bill that carries abortion. He did say that the American bishops have been working diligently in getting health care