Quote For The Day III

by Chris Bodenner

“I’ll be danged if I am going to give up my Social Security because of socialism,” councilman LeRoy Schaffer, addressing Michele Bachmann at a town hall. Update: It appears the standalone quote from The Hill was misleading.  The following from the Minneapolis Star-Tribune make Schaffer's actual meaning clear:

"I'm on Social Security and I've got Medicare," said Schaffer, 70, before entering the auditorium. "I have socialized medicine. I wouldn't give it up for anything in the world."