Desperate Democrats deceptively use sick child in radio address to promote SCHIP expansion

The D stands for DeceptionJust when you think Democrats couldn’t get any more despicable comes the news that the family of the 12 year old boy they used on their radio address last weekend to promote the expansion of SCHIP – while chastizing the President, who vetoed it – are not as “needy” as they were made out to be, and probably could have afforded health insurance had they not chosen have their kids educated in private school to the tune of around $20,000 each per year, and chosen to live in a home that wasn’t over 3,000 sq ft in a neighborhood where one 2,000 sq ft home recently sold for $500,000. Mark Steyn has the details (h/t: Stop the ACLU).

A familiar tactic for Democrats? You bet. Using the Absolute Moral Authority Card in a deceptive attempt to shame enough conservatives in the House into switching their vote in order to override the President’s veto.

Bbbbbut so what if the story doesn’t exactly fit the liberal narrative, right? As long as they succeed in demagoguing the opposition …

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