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Tennessee Dads Ask Senators for a Simple Father’s Day Gift


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Tennessee Dads Ask Senators for a Simple Father’s Day Gift

Andy Spears

A group of Tennessee dads gathered inside a dimly-lit parking garage on a rainy Nashville day to send a message to their senators, Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander. Their message was simple: this Father’s Day, they want their senators to protect Medicaid.

The assembled dads each had letters about the importance of Medicaid for their own children.

One of the dads, John Shouse, had this to say:


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Senators listen to their corporate funders whom they are dependent upon to win their next election and get post retirement K Street gigs that pay ten times (or more) what they are paid as Senators.


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You mirrored my thoughts as I read this article - our longtime representatives appears to have lost all vestiges of humanity.