Aug 23, 2009
Those death panellists in full
John McCain joins Texas Governor Rick Perry, Sarah Palin, Senator Chuck Grassley, Senator Orrin Hatch, Betsy McCaughey, Rudy Giuliani, Newt Gingrich, The Washington Times, The American Spectator, Senator Tom Coburn and RNC chair Michael Steele in their belief that the government is planning to euthanise the elderly, or see advantage in being perceived to hold such a belief. McCain argues that the bill is "ambiguous" which is true up to a point. It if you are one of those people who see the phrase "end-of-life care" as potentially meaning the kind of care which brings about the end of your life, the yes, the bill is indeed ambiguous.