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depakid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-27-09 09:16 PM
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2. The more the better
Edited on Sat Jun-27-09 09:17 PM by depakid
better still if a few of these corrupt Senators lost their bids for re-election.

Might just put the fear of God into the rest of 'em.
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  -Health-Care Activists Targeting Democrats undeterred  Jun-27-09 09:11 PM   #0 
  - It is about time.  pleah   Jun-27-09 09:15 PM   #1 
  - Damned right lets target the "centrist Democrats" If they want to govern like rePUKES let them run l  Vincardog   Jun-28-09 01:31 PM   #68 
  - ABSOLUTELY -well said..."it's about time"! it's also about time Democrats stood up for the people  GreenTea   Jun-28-09 03:30 PM   #75 
  - The more the better  depakid   Jun-27-09 09:16 PM   #2 
  - Where do I give money? nt  patrice   Jun-27-09 09:23 PM   #3 
  - Move On is running ad campaigns  undeterred   Jun-27-09 10:18 PM   #10 
  - Health Care for America Now is a coalition of groups working for  No Elephants   Jun-28-09 11:49 AM   #56 
  - Here's links to 9 Senators (D)  mascarax   Jun-27-09 09:42 PM   #4 
  - Oh, boo-fucking-hoo. I lived in a country with socialized medicine.  Suji to Seoul   Jun-28-09 12:00 AM   #21 
  - I just sent an email to every one, except Wyden. He only wants to hear from people in his state.  Doremus   Jun-28-09 12:19 AM   #22 
  - This attitude really pisses me off.  xxqqqzme   Jun-28-09 02:01 AM   #30 
  - Barney Frank does the same thing. nt  imdjh   Jun-28-09 01:20 PM   #66 
  - You and me both  primavera   Jun-29-09 09:20 AM   #92 
  - Doesn't that piss you off? They vote on things affecting us all, but they only want local mail.  imdjh   Jun-28-09 01:20 PM   #65 
  - Very much so, yes. - n/t  primavera   Jun-29-09 09:21 AM   #93 
  - I am from Oregon. Wyden is not representing his constituents.  Go2Peace   Jun-28-09 02:01 PM   #70 
     - Have anyof his constituents done a search for the money? It always makes sense to follow the money!  bobbolink   Jun-28-09 02:52 PM   #73 
     - I added my name and donated for this add  lame54   Jun-28-09 04:12 PM   #80 
        - Very good! Thanks for showing this. Has it been posted on DU by itself?  bobbolink   Jun-28-09 08:41 PM   #85 
     - wtf is wrong with wyden? i though he was one of the good guys.  mopinko   Jun-28-09 05:10 PM   #82 
  - An incomplete list.  disndat   Jun-28-09 11:44 AM   #53 
  - We must have health care reform NOW  quidam56   Jun-27-09 09:50 PM   #5 
  - thing is... public option does nothing to remove private health  nightrain   Jun-27-09 10:01 PM   #6 
     - agree  MisterK   Jun-27-09 10:06 PM   #8 
     - The public option will compete with insurance companies  creeksneakers2   Jun-27-09 10:16 PM   #9 
     - more than likely the public option will end up with a pool of the  nightrain   Jun-27-09 10:32 PM   #14 
     - I disagree with your characterization even as I see that you are constructing your argument very  stevenleser   Jun-27-09 11:25 PM   #17 
     - No, it's not "benchmarks." Insurance works by pooling risk.  PSPS   Jun-28-09 02:41 AM   #31 
     - OK, you dont get it. That's fine n/t  stevenleser   Jun-28-09 10:55 AM   #45 
        - PSPS is on the money (no pun intended).  No Elephants   Jun-28-09 11:58 AM   #58 
           - To whatever they think they are responding they might be, not to what I wrote n/t  stevenleser   Jun-28-09 09:33 PM   #88 
     - healthcare doesn't work by "benchmarks". This whole idea  nightrain   Jun-28-09 07:48 AM   #40 
        - As with the other responder, you completely miss what I am saying. n/t  stevenleser   Jun-28-09 10:56 AM   #46 
           - well then, restate it. And/or pay attention to what we are saying...  nightrain   Jun-28-09 11:46 AM   #54 
              - No, I am not the one who is responding to something other than what was said  stevenleser   Jun-28-09 10:06 PM   #89 
     - yes, and Ins Cos will dump all the expensive cases so Public seems too costly to taxpayers  WillYourVoteBCounted   Jun-27-09 11:31 PM   #19 
     - yep, just wait and see.... sad....  nightrain   Jun-28-09 12:59 PM   #63 
     - Unless the privates are outlawed from  ProudDad   Jun-28-09 01:04 AM   #25 
     - +1. . (rec this post). . n/t  annabanana   Jun-28-09 05:27 AM   #34 
     - I'm not sure that a public option will end up with Just the sickest.  fasttense   Jun-28-09 06:17 AM   #36 
     - I'm healthy and employed and would switch to the public option....  rucky   Jun-28-09 07:40 AM   #39 
     - me too. Just on principle alone  stevenleser   Jun-28-09 10:10 PM   #90 
     - Are you implying that a public option would charge less for young, healthy people?  CTyankee   Jun-28-09 11:13 AM   #47 
     - Well, here is one healthy family of four that will drop my employer-subsidized plan  AllyCat   Jun-28-09 12:03 PM   #60 
     - Not as terrified as people would like to have us believe and not anywhere near as terrfied as they  No Elephants   Jun-28-09 12:01 PM   #59 
     - yes they are  GinaMaria   Jun-28-09 03:23 PM   #74 
     - I'm a huge Single Payer advocate but there is no way in the world that it's going to go  bertman   Jun-27-09 11:30 PM   #18 
        - what about if the government buys some of the health care companies  AlphaCentauri   Jun-27-09 11:54 PM   #20 
           - Interesting idea. I have not given that any thought, but I will now. My guess is that they  bertman   Jun-28-09 01:04 AM   #26 
              - Exactly  ProudDad   Jun-28-09 01:13 AM   #27 
              - So... much.... waste...  Beartracks   Jun-28-09 03:37 AM   #32 
              - You got it  Canuckistanian   Jun-28-09 03:34 PM   #76 
              - "Not to mention CEOs who ain't worth the crap that clings to their undershorts..."  bertman   Jun-28-09 11:31 AM   #51 
                 - Why, thanks...  ProudDad   Jun-28-09 02:40 PM   #72 
              - The government may dissect some of the waste assets they own  AlphaCentauri   Jun-28-09 02:40 PM   #71 
  - Atta boy !  MisterK   Jun-27-09 10:05 PM   #7 
  - Wyden is a tool in any case  Bluenorthwest   Jun-27-09 10:23 PM   #11 
  - I would love to see DeFazio take him out  depakid   Jun-27-09 10:28 PM   #12 
  - Well...we got rid of Smith  Oldenuff   Jun-27-09 10:38 PM   #15 
  - thanks for the info  NJCher   Jun-27-09 10:32 PM   #13 
  - Good! We need 51 votes, with or without reconciliation, to pass a strong public option  Better Believe It   Jun-27-09 10:51 PM   #16 
  - The only thing to do. The Repubs will be against anything n/t  eridani   Jun-28-09 12:21 AM   #23 
  - I feel that some have betrayed "We the People".  farmboxer   Jun-28-09 12:32 AM   #24 
  - Those so called "democrats" are bringing it on themselves  Dragonfli   Jun-28-09 01:16 AM   #28 
  - as well as a comfortable health insurance plan for life.  PuraVidaDreamin   Jun-28-09 03:53 AM   #33 
  - Instead of worrying about voters you might lose concentrate on those new voters you will win by bold  bjobotts   Jun-28-09 01:47 AM   #29 
  - Maybe these health care advocates need to  Pharlo   Jun-28-09 05:40 AM   #35 
  - Primary fund  gdebs   Jun-28-09 05:01 PM   #81 
  - Tell These People That CENTRISTS and even 50% of REPUBLICANS want public option !!  RBInMaine   Jun-28-09 06:40 AM   #37 
  - If the Republicans weren't so screwy  The Wizard   Jun-28-09 07:20 AM   #38 
  - haven't seen this point  Aragorn   Jun-28-09 08:14 AM   #41 
  - Our reps are mostly corrupt and there's nothing that is going to change that.  L0oniX   Jun-28-09 08:32 AM   #42 
  - We NEED A National Referendum For Campaign Finance Reform and Election Reform!  DaLittle Kitty   Jun-28-09 11:48 AM   #55 
  - I think we broke the Post.  uberblonde   Jun-28-09 08:42 AM   #43 
  - Putting pressure on Dem Senators....  kooljerk666   Jun-28-09 08:57 AM   #44 
  - k+r  flamingdem   Jun-28-09 11:20 AM   #48 
  - They should ask these 9-12 ConservaDems why they want to prevent the American public from having  4lbs   Jun-28-09 11:22 AM   #49 
  - Why waste effort to defy public option, Obama/Dems? Some aren't  MarjorieG   Jun-28-09 11:26 AM   #50 
  - Oh no, we musn't alienate centrist Democrats!  sandyd921   Jun-28-09 11:38 AM   #52 
  - I'm tired of centrists setting the agenda.  EndElectoral   Jun-28-09 01:47 PM   #69 
  - Being against a public option isn't centrist, it's right wing. The public option is the centrist  Pushed To The Left   Jun-28-09 09:04 PM   #87 
     - Same thing.  sandyd921   Jun-29-09 08:11 AM   #91 
  - I guess we are not willing to tolerate betrayal from our friends.  Deep13   Jun-28-09 11:53 AM   #57 
  - Not only is it about time that progressives are being more vocal, it's about time that  No Elephants   Jun-28-09 12:09 PM   #61 
  - bout time these backstabbing bastards are put in their place.  ooglymoogly   Jun-28-09 12:11 PM   #62 
  - recommend  xchrom   Jun-28-09 01:02 PM   #64 
  - Good for them! KEEP THE PRESSURE UP!!!  TankLV   Jun-28-09 01:21 PM   #67 
  - It is about time!  LaPera   Jun-28-09 03:36 PM   #77 
  - Moderate IS having a public option!  LiberalLovinLug   Jun-28-09 04:00 PM   #78 
  - YESSSSSS!  LaPera   Jun-28-09 05:27 PM   #83 
  - If they don't vote for a public option they're FIRED!  Joanne98   Jun-28-09 04:10 PM   #79 
  - Good, they need to be blitzed...  and-justice-for-all   Jun-28-09 06:01 PM   #84 
  - That list is too small. What about enlarging it to include Bayh et al.  MasonJar   Jun-28-09 08:48 PM   #86 

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