Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) says he is friends with Debbie Stabenow, his Democratic colleague from Michigan, so he tried to be as “gentle” as he could with his reprimand after Stabenow predicted that new Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett would be the vote to upend health care in America.
“Sell crazy somewhere else, we’re all stocked up here,” Kennedy said gently on Fox News Sunday. “Unless Debbie’s clairvoyant I don’t think she knows how the nominee is going to vote.”
Before Kennedy appeared on Fox, Sen. Stabenow told guest anchor Brit Hume that President Trump’s SCOTUS nominee was going to be the nail in Obamacare’s coffin, and, as she sees it, the nail in health care at large. Her proof was a comment that ACB made about Chief Justice John Roberts’s tie breaking decision to save the individual mandate by declaring it as a tax.
“Chief Justice Roberts pushed