I guess it’s more important to kill 1,000,000 innocent civilians in Iraq for a threat that never existed than it is to be certain that healthcare services are available for your family members when they are ill:

Bush’s proposed Medicare budget would cut $15 billion over five years through a reduction of annual updates for inpatient care. It would also cut $25 billion from payments to hospitals serving large numbers of poor people, and $20 billion from payments for capital projects such as putting up new buildings and buying equipment, the New York Time reports

Read the rest of the store on the Wall Street Journal’s Health Blog

With Bush certain to leave and Edward’s out of the race, I’m more than happy with anyone else to fill the spot.