And watch out for those carrots

PS on the Loudoun Board’s meaningless ideological vote against Medicaid expansion . . . and credit where it’s due:

We have been critical of the lame reporting by our local newspapers, but in his story on the Loudoun Board’s action the Loudoun Times-Mirror’s Trevor Baratko has what is surely the Quote of the Year.

Trying to explain why she would oppose a provision of the Federal health care law that would bring Virginia $20 billion in Federal funding, and allow those earning less than $15,000 to have any health care at all, Deep Thinker Supervisor Suzanne Volpe (R-Algonkian) said: “I feel like a carrot is being held over our head.”

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