The 19th Congressional District Challenger Julian Schreibman is criticizing incumbent Chris Gibson for voting for Ryan's plan, which involves a complete overhaul of Medicare. The democratic challenger contends Gibson only began voting for a different proposal when redistricting created a tougher reelection battle for him.Hard to argue with that. Gibson has never explained his about-face. What does he really believe? I thought he was supposed to be a man of principle, and not some finger-in-the-wind hack who is simply trying to hold on to his seat.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Gibson Voted to Voucherize Medicare
There are no two ways about this. Gibson voted to voucherize Medicare when he was in a safe seat. But now that he has to please liberal voters in order to get reelected, Gibson conveniently changes his mind: