Daily Archives: December 22, 2009

The presidents Really Big Healthcare Pitch, part two (Public option? What public option?)

President Obama is putting on the hard sell to convince Americans to love health reform, and rather than seeking to soothe the base, he’s employing a rather different strategy: denying he ever promised health reform with a public option. 

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Bernie keeps it real: the insurance cos are laughing all the way to the bank

On Morning Joe just before the close, Sen. Bernie Sanders made it plain: “the insurance companies and the drug companies are going to make out like bandits,” under the Senate’s version of healthcare “reform,” and he added, “they’re laughing all … Continue reading

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Healthcare redux: Sheldon’s smackdown, “Kill Bill” vol. 3, the legacy express

In case you missed it: Sen. Sheldon White House delivered a verbal assault against his Republican colleagues during the midnight healthcare debate Monday, saying a “day of reckoning” is coming for those who lied about the bill. Watch: Meanwhile, the … Continue reading

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