The House failed to override Bush’s veto of S-CHIP. Here’s what Dana Perino had to say about it:
The White House said President Bush was pleased with today’s result. “As it is clear that this legislation lacks sufficient support to become law, now is the time for Congress to stop playing politics and to join the president in finding common ground to reauthorize this vital program,” said Dana Perino, Mr. Bush’s spokeswoman.
There are no words.