Mudcat Café message #3844451 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #161454   Message #3844451
Posted By: Greg F.
12-Mar-17 - 09:06 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Alternative Facts Thread
Subject: RE: BS: The Alternative Facts Thread
It seems that the Press and the Public is becoming inured to the mendacity, hubris and hypocrisy that emanates from the Oval Office:

And then there are the Trump supporters that don't have the intelligence God gave to the turnip:

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Trump supporters in the heartland fear being left behind by GOP health plan.

Janice Phelps, a 60-year-old disabled factory worker in Evansville, Indiana, knows how expensive healthcare is... [but] Medicaid and Medicare, which aid the poor and the elderly paid for nearly all of it.

Yet, those programs are now threatened by the men she voted for: Donald Trump and former Indiana governor Mike Pence. Dramatic changes are just part of the reforms in a Republican bill leaders are trying to force through Congress at lightning speed.

Though Phelps said she would support Trump even if it passed, she is upset by the idea of Medicaid cuts.

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/mar/12/republican-healthcare-trump-pence-medicaid-indiana?