HERE IS HIS RESPONSE WHEN HE BACKED OFF FROM HIS DECISION TO
LET THE MILITARY PAY FOR THEIR WAR INJURIES.
WHAT AN EMPTY HEADED PERSON HE MUST BE....
Bad press, including major mockery of the plan by comedian Jon
Stewart, led to President Obama abandoning his proposal to require
Veterans carry private health insurance to cover the estimated $540 million
annual cost to the federal government of treatment for injuries to military
personnel received during their tours on active duty. The President
admitted that he was puzzled by the magnitude of the opposition to his proposal.
"Look, it's an all volunteer force," Obama complained. "Nobody
made these guys go to war. They had to have known and accepted the risk s.
Now they whine about bearing the costs of their choice? It doesn't
compute.." "I thought these were people who were proud to sacrifice for their country,
"Obama continued. "I wasn't asking for blood, just money. With the
country facing the worst financial crisis in its history, I'd have thought that
the patriotic thing to do would be to try to help reduce the nation's
deficit. I guess I underestimated the selfishness of some of my fellow Americans."
(I found myself asking what Obama is doing to "help reduce the
Please pass this on to every one including every vet and their
families whom you know.
How in the world did a person with this mindset become our
leader? I didn't vote for him!!!
REMEMBER THIS STATEMENT... "Nobody made these guys go to war.
They had to have known and accepted the risks. Now they whine about bearing
the costs of their choice?
"WAR IS A RACKET, I spent most of my time being a high-class muscle-man for Big Business, for Wall Street, and for the Bankers." Major-General Smedley Darlington Butler USMC Ret. 2 time Medal of Honor winner.