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  •  Two legged buckets of stupid! I love that! (3+ / 0-)
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    Skanner, Josiah Bartlett, Loose Fur

    But seriously, I agree, I hope we do send him his pink slip!  He really is the worst thing that has ever happened to this state.

    •  Didn't Scott play that melting Nazi (4+ / 0-)

      in Raiders of the Lost Ark?

      I for one, don't think old people without car elevators need companionship. They need to be isolated and studied to determine what nutrients they have that might be extracted for our personal use. - Mitt Romney

      by luerwulf on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 05:10:20 PM PST

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    •  Speaker of the FL House Weatherford is the worst (1+ / 0-)
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      Skanner

      bucket of stupid.

      The Speaker of the Florida House, Will Weatherford, is the one who prevented the Medicaid expansion under the ACA from going through.  Weatherford is one of those shady Rethuglicans who has several "consulting" jobs for big bidness in Florida, yet none of those companies can actually provide a job description of what he does.  

      The Florida Senate's Rethuglicans passed a bill last year that would have "privatized" the Medicaid expansion, much like the Arkansas plan.  But Weatherford refused to allow the Florida House to even vote on the Senate plan. Weatherford's justifications for this include most of the standard Fox memes about how the federal government can't be trusted. Even that reliable bastion of Rethuglican love, the Florida Chamber of Commerce, is behind the Medicaid expansion, but not even the Chamber can dissuade Weatherford.  It's crazy here.  It is truly bats%#t crazy here.  

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