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Redstone Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-23-08 05:50 PM
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8. Dang it, you beat me to it!
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  -Do you give a flying eff about the differences in the candidates' health-care programs? BuyingThyme  Feb-23-08 05:45 PM   #0 
  - Of course. It's a huge issue.  Maddy McCall   Feb-23-08 05:45 PM   #1 
  - Do you think one plan or the other might be faxed over to Congress  BuyingThyme   Feb-23-08 05:47 PM   #2 
  - I do care about the differences (and prefer the Obama programme), but...  anigbrowl   Feb-23-08 05:47 PM   #3 
  - Yes, Hillary's Plan Will Lock Us In With Insurance Companies  lligrd   Feb-23-08 05:47 PM   #4 
  - But do you think they could get Congress to implement something like that?  BuyingThyme   Feb-23-08 05:50 PM   #7 
     - Good point. nt  thecatburgler   Feb-23-08 05:51 PM   #9 
     - I Don't Want To Take A Chance But  lligrd   Feb-23-08 05:56 PM   #16 
        - Mee to.  BuyingThyme   Feb-23-08 05:57 PM   #17 
  - Either one is going to be substantially changed once it goes through  grantcart   Feb-23-08 05:49 PM   #5 
  - Dang it, you beat me to it!  Redstone   Feb-23-08 05:50 PM   #8 
  - And either one will be better than what we have now. n/t  rucky   Feb-23-08 08:42 PM   #33 
  - Yes. Thank you.  CarbonDate   Feb-24-08 06:35 AM   #39 
  - It would be pointless to care. For one very simple reason:  Redstone   Feb-23-08 05:49 PM   #6 
  - No, I don't. And that's because  ocelot   Feb-23-08 05:51 PM   #10 
  - Mee to.  BuyingThyme   Feb-23-08 05:52 PM   #13 
  - I disagree completely  kristopher   Feb-23-08 06:00 PM   #21 
  - The one that's more likely to get passed by Congress is the better one.  NC_Nurse   Feb-23-08 05:52 PM   #11 
  - No. I doubt what either of them is touting now is what the final offering will be. nt  gateley   Feb-23-08 05:52 PM   #12 
  - Yes, it was my biggest issue, and my candidate...  Mike03   Feb-23-08 05:53 PM   #14 
  - I was referring to the remaining Dems.  BuyingThyme   Feb-23-08 05:55 PM   #15 
  - The reason I voted "no" is because...  totodeinhere   Feb-23-08 05:57 PM   #18 
  - Obama's plan is a form of single payer  kristopher   Feb-23-08 06:06 PM   #23 
     - "the entire nation's care entrusted to the government"  Warren Stupidity   Feb-24-08 12:22 PM   #46 
  - sure, it likely doesn't matter to you. That's why Obama is a good match for you.  bigtree   Feb-23-08 05:58 PM   #19 
  - Ewwww.  BuyingThyme   Feb-23-08 06:00 PM   #22 
  - Neither of them are for single payer universal health.  MrSlayer   Feb-23-08 06:00 PM   #20 
  - Swear to god, we in the Great White North sigh and shake our heads in utter disbelief...  IntravenousDemilo   Feb-23-08 07:24 PM   #29 
     - I wish it were that easy.  MrSlayer   Feb-23-08 08:02 PM   #30 
        - Can't it be done by presidential order-in-council or some such thing?  IntravenousDemilo   Feb-23-08 08:40 PM   #32 
           - No. It cannot be done that way.  MrSlayer   Feb-24-08 04:27 AM   #35 
  - No faith in either of them.  Forkboy   Feb-23-08 06:27 PM   #24 
  - Neither plan is the sort of single payer plan that I'd like to see.  bklyncowgirl   Feb-23-08 06:30 PM   #25 
  - No, because not only are they both wrong, they are both EQUALLY wrong.  IntravenousDemilo   Feb-23-08 07:11 PM   #26 
  - No. They are both just proposals at this point. There will be a lot of  Kahuna   Feb-23-08 07:14 PM   #27 
  - I care, but I don't have the knowledge to evaluate the programs  Enrique   Feb-23-08 07:19 PM   #28 
  - I care but since neither are doing the type I want  marlakay   Feb-23-08 08:10 PM   #31 
  - It's a core issue /nt  sueragingroz   Feb-23-08 08:42 PM   #34 
  - Like HIllary's plan is not gonna go through Congress and get transformed...  FrenchieCat   Feb-24-08 04:29 AM   #36 
  - YES! Hillary wants to make everyone buy insurance, and garnish wages to pay it. Obama doesn't.  TexasObserver   Feb-24-08 06:07 AM   #37 
  - Honestly, I think both of their plans are crap.  Herdin_Cats   Feb-24-08 06:32 AM   #38 
  - Anyone who doesn't is a fool  OzarkDem   Feb-24-08 06:39 AM   #40 
  - Or they understand how things really work.  BuyingThyme   Feb-24-08 12:17 PM   #44 
  - I clicked "no," but it's not that I don't care. It's (1) I'm no expert; (2) neither one will end up  indie_ana_500   Feb-24-08 06:40 AM   #41 
  - (Oops----Computer glitch----duplicate)  indie_ana_500   Feb-24-08 06:40 AM   #42 
  - Both of their plans will leave us in the hands of the insurance companies and they are not  OmmmSweetOmmm   Feb-24-08 06:40 AM   #43 
  - I don't like either plan. Medicare for everyone!  Warren Stupidity   Feb-24-08 12:20 PM   #45 

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