Money is only moral if it passes through the cleansing filter of a loving government :-/
Oh, but it's for the CHILDREN!!! If we oppose this we will be heartless wretches! *sigh*
As you said, I'm sure his pain is very real, but I don't see how HUGE government spending is going to help. It's never ever helped anywhere else!
Thanks for the link.
As for politicians, if all you've got is a hammer then every problem will look like a nail.
off-topic: just a general note that I'm feeling all empty inside since you're not posting :-(