Honk For Healthcare

1 decade 1 year 8 months ago Tuesday, October 16 2007 Oct 16, 2007 Tuesday, October 16, 2007 9:16:48 PM CDT October 16, 2007 in News

A small group gathered near Congressman Kenny Hulshof's office to ask residents to honk for healthcare.

Protesters hope to persuade others to call and ask the congressman to vote to override the Presdent's veto.

"The majority of uninsured kids in the country are actually eligible for the program," said Emily Smith, member of Citizens For Missouri's Children. "In Missouri it would actually double the amount of money we would take in."

Congressman Hulshof has not announced how he will vote when lawmakers decide on Thursday whether or not to override the veto.

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