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'Die quickly' congressman new hero for Fla. Dems

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Posted: Saturday, October 10, 2009 3:38 pm | Updated: 12:31 am, Sat Oct 8, 2011.

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Weeks after his harsh remarks toward the GOP, a Florida congressman's popularity with Democrats isn't dying quickly. U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, who said late last month that Republicans' health care plans amount to wanting sick people to "die quickly," told a wildly enthusiastic crowd of about 2,000 Democrats Saturday that the GOP should change its name to "The Selfish Party."

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