BOBBY HARRISON: Democrats better hope nobody calls their bluff

While the speaker is holding a strong hand, the Democrats can only hope the speaker and the governor do not call their bluff.

Are Democrats really willing to put in jeopardy an existing Medicaid program that provides health care for about 640,000 disabled, poor pregnant women, poor children and a certain segment of the elderly in order to try to get health care for about 300,000 people earning less than $15,000 annually – primarily the working poor?

Daily Journal
4/11/13