Graham Slams Health Care Negotiations

Posted December 20, 2009 at 9:14am

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) this morning slammed the Democrats on CNN’s “State of the Union— that the Senate Democrats created “back-room deals that amount to bribes— in order to get enough votes to move forward with the legislation. Graham also said that Democratic Senators who participated in the health care negotiations were “co-conspirators in a Ponzi scheme— against the American public.He called the abortion-related negotiations with Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) “a compromise sold as a principled solution— to the problem of federal funding of abortion, a deal that “personifies the worst of Washington.— Graham also attacked Nelson, saying that he “lost a lot of trust with the pro-life community.—