[Ed. – Don’t hold back, dude. Tell us how you really feel. Note: I feel confident in predicting that Mitt Romney will never, ever say something like this. That will be partly because he doesn’t actually agree with it.]
The Utah Republican made the comments while speaking at the American Enterprise Institute on Thursday.
“[We] finally did away with the individual mandate tax that was established under that wonderful bill called Obamacare,” Hatch said. “Now, if you didn’t catch on, I was being very sarcastic. That was the stupidest, dumbass bill that I’ve ever seen.”
“Some of you may have loved it,” he continued. “If you do, you are one of the stupidest, dumbass people I’ve ever met. There are a lot of them up there on Capitol Hill from time to time.”