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Cleita Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-18-04 11:02 AM
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7. If he does, I hope someone has the cojones to point out that
18,000 Americans a year die unnecessarily because they don't have access to health care. That is the deaths at the WTC on 9-11 times six, every year. No one cares because the deaths are spread out and not hear of. So how is his plan going to make sure that these people, no doubt the poor and homeless can get health care with no strings attached.
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  -Will Bush propose a "Universal Healthcare Plan" in the SOTU? JanMichael  Jan-18-04 10:51 AM   #0 
  - If he does,  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jan-18-04 10:53 AM   #1 
  - Well sure but that won't dawn on people for weeks., or ever.  JanMichael   Jan-18-04 10:59 AM   #4 
  - this and his $trillion dollar mars shot & tax cuts --- the repugs will FRY  cthrumatrix   Jan-18-04 11:09 AM   #9 
  - Newt Gingrich & other nazis  area51   Jan-18-04 01:00 PM   #19 
  - Newt Gingrich's plan  Lydia Leftcoast   Jan-18-04 06:28 PM   #36 
  - Just like ..  Valjean   Jan-18-04 03:58 PM   #23 
  - no no, not a 'plan'  nostamj   Jan-18-04 10:56 AM   #2 
  - No no no! A "Pogrom", that's what they like.  JanMichael   Jan-18-04 11:00 AM   #5 
  - I hope so.  bowens43   Jan-18-04 10:57 AM   #3 
  - I don't think so. Rush would support it with a wink and nod.  JanMichael   Jan-18-04 11:02 AM   #6 
  - If he does, I hope someone has the cojones to point out that  Cleita   Jan-18-04 11:02 AM   #7 
  - I think that's their plan. The more that die because they can't  leesa   Jan-18-04 12:30 PM   #18 
  - Cleita, could I get a reference for that 18,000 figure?  Kanary   Jan-18-04 04:10 PM   #25 
     - Yeah, let me look it up for you.  Cleita   Jan-18-04 04:45 PM   #28 
        - Here it is Kanary.  Cleita   Jan-18-04 04:57 PM   #29 
  - If so, it will be like the Medicare plan in which billions are  Eric J in MN   Jan-18-04 11:06 AM   #8 
  - Slum Lords  loftycity   Jan-18-04 11:09 AM   #10 
  - Not "universal" - but something to seem to cover the uncovered  elfin   Jan-18-04 11:34 AM   #11 
  - Dupe - double clicked by mistake  elfin   Jan-18-04 11:34 AM   #12 
  - I think if he does, it will piss off the fiscal conservatives even more.  lovedems   Jan-18-04 11:39 AM   #13 
  - Nah... he will equate "Tort Reform" to "Affordable Healthcare for all."  salin   Jan-18-04 11:45 AM   #14 
  - the day shrub pushes single-payer health-care is the day I switch parties.  flaminbats   Jan-18-04 11:50 AM   #15 
  - I doubt it'd be Single Payer...Maybe Oligarchic Provider?  JanMichael   Jan-18-04 12:21 PM   #17 
  - I hope he does. That will cause the Dems to elaborate their own plans  cryofan   Jan-18-04 11:55 AM   #16 
  - I'd love to see it! This is a crucial issue for me. I'm only happy with on  blondeatlast   Jan-18-04 05:58 PM   #33 
  - It will be a TAX CREDIT if anything  T Bone   Jan-18-04 01:04 PM   #20 
  - Yes, probably. However, the Dem candidates also are just tax credits, too  cryofan   Jan-18-04 01:17 PM   #21 
  - Yup--sounds good, but it smells like bushit to me.  blondeatlast   Jan-18-04 05:59 PM   #34 
  - Yep, that is their only answer to everything.  mlawson   Jan-18-04 04:59 PM   #30 
  - No WAY..... Fake or not, his minions would go wild (Hillary comparisons)  hlthe2b   Jan-18-04 01:22 PM   #22 
  - What is the story on the African AIDS money?  i_am_not_john_galt   Jan-18-04 04:01 PM   #24 
  - You can be sure if Bush* proposes anything  FlaGranny   Jan-18-04 04:22 PM   #26 
     - Found it - 1st year was cut from $3b to $2b in congress  i_am_not_john_galt   Jan-18-04 04:42 PM   #27 
  - Yes. He will call it Tax Cut, Tax Cut, Tax Cut.  snippy   Jan-18-04 05:52 PM   #31 
  - Do you think it's an important enough issue for him to even bring  blondeatlast   Jan-18-04 05:54 PM   #32 
  - Press reports have said that he will bring up a health care initiative.  snippy   Jan-18-04 06:16 PM   #35 
  - I too bet that it will be a tax credit  Lydia Leftcoast   Jan-18-04 06:34 PM   #37 
 

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