Almost twenty four hours into this new controversy and the accusations are continuing to fly from both campaigns. That’s too bad.
Let’s shift back to the issues. Barack Obama released an education proposal yesterday that has plenty of faults. Lets talk about it instead. Republicans have been arguing correctly for choice in our schools and adding accountability. Lets spend our time and energy focusing on what we stand for. There is plenty to talk about.
Where is the discussion on the continuing rise of healthcare costs in the nation? These costs are crippling families and combined with the high cost of gasoline, making it almost possible for working class families to save, with many pushed further into debt as they struggle just to get by.
Republicans should be trumpeting our openness to drill, conserve and use alternative sources of energy.
Republicans should promote our focus on preventative care to help cut health care costs in the long term. We need to advocate policies that will encourage the private sector to seek innovative ways to bring down costs and improve the free market for health care services. We have to change a system that happily pays $30,000 for a diabetic to have his foot amputated, but won’t pay for the shoes that would save his foot.
Poor Huckabee. It’s not about an argument, any more than a hockey game is about an argument between two skilled opponents. It’s about WE RULE YOU DROOL, HIT ‘EM AGAIN, HARDER HARDER.
Or, in local parlance, SIEVE SIEVE SIEVE: