GOP declares willingness to work with President: “We’re all Americans.”

Via on Apr 1, 2010

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In a touching display of bipartisanship, first the GOP and then the Tea Party itself met our President halfway, yesterday, agreeing that “health care is good for us, and it saves the government money, and therefore is saves us money” but made no promises that they’d support Obama’s “treacherous campaign for more jobs. We got you into this mess, but we enjoy blaming you for the weak economy.”

Fox News reported that 18 people gathered in a “forceful display of grassroots democracy.” Not counting the Fox film crew, to be fair, there were four people at the rally—not as many as the thousands-strong Immigration Rally next door at the Capitol, but “size isn’t everything, just ask Glenn,” the Fox anchor opined off camera.

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3 Responses to “GOP declares willingness to work with President: “We’re all Americans.””

  1. Jim Tolstrup Jim Tolstrup says:

    This story reminds me of going to see Obama at the Filmore in February. It was packed with over 5000 people but the radio on the way home only reported that "hundreds" of tea party protesters are outside of the Filmore.

  2. Greg says:

    The Tea Party is so cool, that's why. I mean can you imagine people actually waking up to read the contents of the Constitution and to understand the thoughts of the Founding Fathers? Can you imagine people actually figuring out that the Constitution was designed to combat the tyranny of a central government. That is so radical! Who would've ever guessed this would happen? Totally surprised me.

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