GOP senator compares healthcare deliberations to ‘2 porcupines making love’
|06/29/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Lawmakers like to make comparisons for different aspects of the legislative process, but Sen. Pat Roberts broke out a new one for the Senate Republican deliberations over their healthcare bill.
Moderates and conservatives are stuck at an impasse on the bill, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, and are attempting to find a compromise. When asked if the two sides could come together on a bill, Roberts, a Republican from Kansas, used a rather prickly wildlife analogy.
“Even porcupines make love,” the Kansas Senator said.
Later, Roberts expanded on his comments.
“Once in Glacier National Park I saw two porcupines making love,” Roberts told reporters. read more >>>