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nightrain Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-08-10 03:42 PM
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19. yes, the insurance greedy people would be at our door looking for their own bailout
at some point in the future due to the loss of baby boomer clients to Medicare. I agree. Thanks for that perspective. So, of course we'll have more opportunity to re-visit this healthcare issue down the road if this mess in Congress doesn't make it to Obama. And even if it does, I imagine that we'll see a slew of challenges (rightly so) to any mandate to purchase some private corporation's product.
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  - Hmmm...if only three House Dems bail over this...  regnaD kciN   Jan-08-10 01:56 PM   #1 
  - Or kill the whole thing in favor of the GOP's Status Quo...Die fast!  rgbecker   Jan-08-10 01:59 PM   #3 
     - Here's the thing on that. The assumption that killing this bill would result in another decade of  laughingliberal   Jan-08-10 03:24 PM   #15 
        - yes, the insurance greedy people would be at our door looking for their own bailout  nightrain   Jan-08-10 03:42 PM   #19 
        - Correct. The fact that health care came up at this point in time was not a happy coincidence  laughingliberal   Jan-08-10 04:00 PM   #20 
           - It's the boomers going on Medicare . . .  janet118   Jan-08-10 05:28 PM   #26 
              - Precisely and some are sounding the alarm but few are listening  laughingliberal   Jan-08-10 05:49 PM   #28 
              - The boomers are a cash cow, favoring the rulemakers.  BadgerKid   Jan-09-10 08:48 AM   #31 
        - So, they got govt. to give them the young uns. Brilliant.  No Elephants   Jan-09-10 01:08 PM   #32 
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  - and we'd be screaming as one voice to kill this disaster of a bill. n/t  change_notfinetuning   Jan-08-10 02:24 PM   #8 
  - Are the Blue Dogs trying to commit political suicide? (nt)  w4rma   Jan-08-10 02:10 PM   #4 
  - No, they're trying to kill US!  FiveGoodMen   Jan-08-10 02:16 PM   #5 
  - This whole bill is a betrayal. Single payer is the only plan that actually  mbperrin   Jan-08-10 02:18 PM   #6 
  - AND would have provided an immediate and genuine boost to the economy.  glitch   Jan-08-10 03:12 PM   #13 
  - This is just dumb.  AndrewJacksonFaction   Jan-08-10 02:22 PM   #7 
  - Obama is pushing the version that taxes working and middle class Americans over the wealthy  laughingliberal   Jan-08-10 03:09 PM   #11 
  - Agreed.  girl gone mad   Jan-08-10 03:30 PM   #17 
  - The taxing of the middle class is the version he-Obama WANTS.  shopgreen   Jan-08-10 04:13 PM   #21 
  - how very lame of them  ixion   Jan-08-10 02:27 PM   #9 
  - how to pay for healthcare  katkat   Jan-08-10 02:59 PM   #10 
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  - Timeline  innovative1993   Jan-08-10 04:35 PM   #22 
     - that's probably so--about the State of the Union address timing... even so, I expect  nightrain   Jan-08-10 04:46 PM   #24 
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  - absolutely. Loss of traditional Dem values due to corruption.  nightrain   Jan-08-10 04:48 PM   #25 
  - This is horrid! I have posted very little since the middle of July  snappyturtle   Jan-08-10 05:43 PM   #27 
  - Get your guns now IRS  rantormusing   Jan-08-10 06:31 PM   #29 
  - The federal govt is inherently undemocratic by design. You want healthcare reform?  divideetimpera   Jan-08-10 07:43 PM   #30 
  - Wealth protection  classysassy   Jan-09-10 10:10 PM   #33 
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