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Thursday, December 2, 2010

Ignored Again

Well at the beginning of last month I sent letters to my senators and my congresswoman complaining of the fact that Medicare payments were going to be withheld from our local hospital while Medicare "upgraded" their computer system.

Well so far I have had a single response from Senator Lamar Alexander. What I got from him was some kind of canned response talking about Medicare fee payments for physicians. It really had nothing to do with my complaint. I guess some staffer read my message and found a canned response that most closely masqueraded as the proper response.

As far as my other Senator, Bob Corker, and my Congresswoman, Marsha Blackburn, I have heard NOTHING! ZIP! ZERO! NADA!

Makes me feel so good to know that I pay these people with my tax money to represent my interests in Warshington!


  1. Marsha Blackburn Voted FOR:
    Omnibus Appropriations, Special Education, Global AIDS Initiative, Job Training, Unemployment Benefits, Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations, Agriculture Appropriations, FY2004 Foreign Operations Appropriations, U.S.-Singapore Trade, U.S.-Chile Trade, Supplemental Spending for Iraq & Afghanistan, Flood Insurance Reauthorization , Prescription Drug Benefit, Child Nutrition Programs, Surface Transportation, Job Training and Worker Services, Agriculture Appropriations, Foreign Aid, Debt Limit Increase, Fiscal 2005 Omnibus Appropriations, Vocational/Technical Training, Supplemental Appropriations, UN “Reforms.” Patriot Act Reauthorization, CAFTA, Katrina Hurricane-relief Appropriations, Head Start Funding, Line-item Rescission, Oman Trade Agreement, Military Tribunals, Electronic Surveillance, Head Start Funding, COPS Funding, Funding the REAL ID Act (National ID), Foreign Intelligence Surveillance, Thought Crimes “Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act, Peru Free Trade Agreement, Economic Stimulus, Farm Bill (Veto Override), Warrantless Searches, Employee Verification Program, Body Imaging Screening, Patriot Act extention.

    Marsha Blackburn Voted AGAINST:
    Ban on UN Contributions, eliminate Millennium Challenge Account, WTO Withdrawal, UN Dues Decrease, Defunding the NAIS, Iran Military Operations defunding Iraq Troop Withdrawal, congress authorization of Iran Military Operations, Withdrawing U.S. Soldiers from Afghanistan.

    Marsha Blackburn is my Congressman.
    See her unconstitutional votes at :

  2. Yeah, Mickey, I know you don't like Marsha Blackburn. Give me Nancy Pelosi any day.