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Paul Krugman: The GOP Hates America's Children This Much

Republicans would rather give heirs and heiresses a tax break than care for needy kids. More than two months ago, Congress let the Children's Health Insurance Program expire, and has offered no indication it will provide funding any time soon. Just last week, Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) told Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-MA) on the Senate floor that, "the reason CHIP's having trouble is that we don't have money anymore.
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