Dana Bash of CNN asks RIED but if you can help one kid with cancer why wouldn't you do it ...reid response and I quote " WHY WOULD WE WANT TO DO THAT "
UPDATE...The Republican house has passed the Research for Lifesaving Cures Act a bill that would continue to fund the National Institutes of Health which would insure that cancer stricken children would continue to receive treatment. 170 Congressional democrats voted against this bill which now goes to the democrat lead senate. Obama has promised to veto this bill if it reaches his desk
UPDATE ...Congressman matt cartwright was one of 170 democrats who voted against funding the national Institutes of Health so cancer stricken children could continue to receive treatment