U.S. Sen. Kit Bond skewers the health-care debate in a new YouTube video showing the Republican reading a parody of a classic holiday poem.Bond recites “Twas’ the Congress before Christmas,” in which he warns about a “massive explosion of debt coming soon” and “our kids and our grandkids have their futures to dread.”

'Twas the Congress Before Christmas


Senators could spend Christmas Eve and Christmas Day working on the legislation. Democrats are facing Republican opposition to a health-care overhaul that would provide medical coverage to about 30 million uninsured Americans.