Tommy! in Ames Iowa
IowaPolitics.com has the post-speech interview with the former Wisconsin Governor. He looks like he could use a beer.
Gwen Tietgen reports Tommy! spent most of his speech on health care,
Former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson, a former secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, said he’s the only candidate talking about Medicare, and how the health care system needs strengthened. Uninsured children need health care coverage and it doesn’t have to be done through socialized programs touted by Democrats, he said.
He said America needs to “marshal its forces” to defeat cancer, likening it to the fight against Communism. He called for a cure to breast cancer by 2015, prostate cancer by 2020 and colon cancer by 2025.
Just point out where those countries are and we’ll send in the army.
“He ended with his plan for the military and said he would add 100,000 troops to the military and 50,000 to Marines.”
When asked how, he merely replied, “clones”.