The Edwards Ad: Unconstitutional Or Uncomfortable

John Edwards:

But if you don’t pass universal health care by July of 2009, in six months, I’m going to use my power as president to take your health care away from you

The constitutional issue is one thing:

But -- is Edwards saying he would deprive the children of legislators of health care if their parents couldn't agree? That sword of Damocles doesn't seem very Iowa friendly...