Rachel Maddow has made the point numerous times why. Apparently though, there are a lot of people who do, and that's why Tommy Thompson probably doesn't like the headline that he never supported the individual mandate. http://www.politifact.com/wisconsin/statements/2012/jul/15/tommy-thompson/gop-wisconsin-senate-candidate-thompson-says-he-ne/
Ouch. Again and again, I'm telling you Tommy's not winning, and it's stuff like this which is why hard core conservative August voters won't select his name on the ballot. Want to know why Mark Neumann and Eric Hovde are moving in the polls? It's stuff like this. I know this next video has made the rounds in the Wisconsin blogosphere for a while now, but here it is again (all 35 seconds of it):
Okay, so if that's the case former Governor, why should I as a Tea-Party conservative believe this current TV ad I just saw of yours?
Can you say "Cognitive Dissonance" anyone?