Wednesday, June 29, 2011

But of course

Medicaid's vociferous opponent and serial-killer enthusiast Michele Bachmann has yet another chit in the hypocrite prize.

While Rep. Michele Bachmann has forcefully denounced the Medicaid program for swelling the "welfare rolls," the mental health clinic run by her husband has been collecting annual Medicaid payments totaling over $137,000 for the treatment of patients since 2005, according to new figures obtained by NBC News.

The previously unreported payments are on top of the $24,000 in federal and state funds that Bachmann & Associates, the clinic founded by Marcus Bachmann, a clinical therapist, received in recent years under a state grant to train its employees, state records show.


DrDick said...

Hypocrisy, thy name is Republican!

Anonymous said...

Marcus' degree is from a diploma mill andthis is an avowedly "Christian" clinic which purports to fix gay people. WHY IS IT GETTING ANY TAX DOLLARS FOR ANYTHING

pansypoo said...

ditto. reform medicaid.

merlallen said...

And her father-in-law collects $250,000 a year in socialist farm subsidies.