Former Sen. Harry F. Byrd Jr has an interesting take on Senator Mark Warner’s vote on the health care bill:

When a Virginia Democrat is elected to the Congress — Senate or House — he or she must decide whether to vote the party line or vote the Virginia tradition of financial responsibility

Senator Byrd goes on:

Hundreds of thousands of Virginians — independents and conservative Democrats who voted for Mr. Warner — must be puzzled by his votes.

Read the whole article here at the Richmond Times Dispatch.