Patty Murray and the Senate Democrats, the Sex Offender’s New BFFs

My name is Patty Murray and, yes, I am just as stupid as I look.

Today Murray voted to table the Coburn Amendment 3556 to H.R. 4872, which would have reduced “the cost of providing federally funded prescription drugs by eliminating fraudulent payments and prohibiting coverage of Viagra for child molesters and rapists and for drugs intended to induce abortion.”

God forbid that child molesters not have access to an affordable supply of Viagra courtesy of the taxpayers.

Update 1: “The Congressional Research Service confirmed in a memo Wednesday that rapists and sex offenders may get federally subsidized Viagra and other sexual performance enhancing drugs under the recently passed health care reform law…”

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Filed under 2010 Senate Races, Health Care, Patty Murray, Washington

3 responses to “Patty Murray and the Senate Democrats, the Sex Offender’s New BFFs

  1. Pro-Choice

    The amendment was a bait and switch to ban health insurance coverage of RU486 and morning-after pills. Which of course isn’t in the title, but Republicans aren’t known for telling the truth.

  2. Heh. Pro choice claiming Republicans aren’t known for telling the truth after that monster deceitful sneak it in in the dark health care disaster. The truth, unfortunately, is the truth. Dems didn’t want to vote for that bill because they didn’t want to slow down their arm twisting. Now they have to live with what they did. It won’t be pretty.

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