Overheard on the Hill

Posted March 26, 2012 at 11:57pm

“If this president has the authority under Obamacare, which clearly he does, to trample on religious rights, then some redneck president has got every right to say, ‘You know what? There are some practices that go on in your house that cost people too much money in health care, so we’re gonna have the right to rule over those as well.’”

— Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)