"Government is not a competitor, it's a predator," he said of the public option that has been embraced by key congressional Democrats."And what do you call the health insurance companies that routinely deny people needed care and refuse to cover those with preexisting conditions?
And you're calling the government a predator?
This comes from Obama's great bipartisan hope, no less, one of the Senate's Gang of Six who are holding health care reform hostage while thumbing their noses at the 77 percent of the American people who are in favor of the American option.
Oh crap, maybe Grassley's right, at least in part.
The predator is the U.S. government in the death grip of the health insurance industry.