They aren’t even trying to hide the racism any more.
Rep. Kris Crawford, a Republican from Florence (South Carolina, home of my grandmother–ed.) and also an emergency room doctor, supports the (Medicaid–ed.) expansion but expects the Republican caucus to vote as a block against the Medicaid expansion.
“The politics are going to overwhelm the policy. It is good politics to oppose the black guy in the White House right now, especially for the Republican Party,” Crawford said.
Via ABL at Balloon Juice, who notes
If only the president would stop being black, poor people in South Carolina might be able to get some healthcare.