House Democrats want the White House to clarify the tougher view it has taken on illegal immigrants and health care reform.
Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, sees the White House view as an admission Democrats were providing coverage for illegal immigrants.
His comments followed a House vote to rebuke Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., for yelling “You lie” at Obama when the president spoke to Congress last week and said his health care reform proposals do not apply to people in the country illegally. Read More
If you notice the democrats are still pushing to provide coverage for illegal immigrants, so yes Rep. Joe Wilson was right in calling Obama on lying about it in his speech to congress.