TPM Livewire

New Yorker Cover Depicts Obama Spoon-Feeding McConnell Medicine (PHOTO)


Obamacare was particularly successful in McConnell's home state. The law cut Kentucky's uninsured rate by about 40 percent.

“This whole enterprise was just an elaborate excuse,” cover illustrator Barry Blitt told the New Yorker about his cover. “I enjoyed drawing Ted Cruz, John Boehner, and Michele Bachmann as petulant children—and I especially wanted to draw an open-mouthed Mitch McConnell being spoon-fed his meds.”

Image via the New Yorker