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vaberella Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-04-09 10:10 AM
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21. Anyone for single-payer is for the people; I like it.
However, for those of us who only know "wonky" as a bad thing, what does wonkish mean?

Thanks in an advance for the answer zulchzulu and Thanks for an informative post on your pick.
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  -No brainer for me for Secretary of Health/Human Services: Bill Bradley!!! zulchzulu  Feb-03-09 10:01 PM   #0 
  - I think he would be a good choice. There was a HuffPost article talking about him too. nm  TeamJordan23   Feb-03-09 10:02 PM   #1 
  - Good one....  Aviation Pro   Feb-03-09 10:08 PM   #2 
  - I like that idea  Zomby Woof   Feb-03-09 10:09 PM   #3 
  - One strong 'yea' vote here  saltpoint   Feb-03-09 10:11 PM   #4 
  - Yay - He's was the first person I thought of too -  karynnj   Feb-03-09 10:16 PM   #5 
  - That would be cool.  baldguy   Feb-03-09 10:17 PM   #6 
  - I had hoped he'd go to Commerce, but he'd be great at HHS  SoxFan   Feb-03-09 10:19 PM   #7 
  - That's a great idea.  Barack_America   Feb-03-09 10:22 PM   #8 
  - Bradley would be a good pick.  Alexander   Feb-03-09 10:25 PM   #9 
  - And he can post up on Obama, take him strong to the paint.  paparush   Feb-03-09 10:26 PM   #10 
  - Yep. Let's have them play three rounds of N-U-R-S-E for single payer  eridani   Feb-03-09 10:57 PM   #11 
  - there ya go! LOL  EraOfResponsibility   Feb-04-09 06:23 AM   #14 
  - What a great idea! (wish I'd thought of it ...) nt  satya   Feb-04-09 12:56 AM   #12 
  - I suspect it will be Bradley..  DCBob   Feb-04-09 06:19 AM   #13 
  - Bradley would be A+  JCMach1   Feb-04-09 06:49 AM   #15 
  - Would you be prepared for Bradley to -NOT- support Single Payer?  brooklynite   Feb-04-09 07:01 AM   #16 
  - Perhaps Bradley is smart enough to teach President Obama ...  GeorgeGist   Feb-04-09 07:57 AM   #17 
  - Bradley has been for Single Payer, but I'm sure he knows about how it will have to be incremental  zulchzulu   Feb-04-09 08:23 AM   #19 
  - Bradley wasn't for single payer  Jim Lane   Feb-04-09 08:22 AM   #18 
  - Actually, you are incorrect. I have proof that Bradley is and has been for single-payer healthcare  zulchzulu   Feb-04-09 10:06 AM   #20 
     - No, read your sources more carefully  Jim Lane   Feb-04-09 11:09 AM   #25 
        - Bradley mentions he's for single-payer in interviews...  zulchzulu   Feb-04-09 12:41 PM   #26 
           - No, that's not what he says  Jim Lane   Feb-04-09 03:21 PM   #32 
  - Anyone for single-payer is for the people; I like it.  vaberella   Feb-04-09 10:10 AM   #21 
  - Wonkish...  zulchzulu   Feb-04-09 12:52 PM   #28 
  - I like that idea tremendously. He has the gravitas and public recognition  KittyWampus   Feb-04-09 10:33 AM   #22 
  - That's a stroke of brilliance  WeDidIt   Feb-04-09 10:35 AM   #23 
  - Part of passing this legislation is playing the part of a public spokesperson/salesman, IMO Bradley  rvablue   Feb-04-09 10:54 AM   #24 
  - Explaining the intracacies of single-payer healthcare is not exactly comedic material  zulchzulu   Feb-04-09 12:45 PM   #27 
  - you're so smart!  hileeopnyn8d   Feb-04-09 01:31 PM   #29 
  - What has Bradley been doing since 2000?  Sebastian Doyle   Feb-04-09 01:36 PM   #30 
  - He campaigned for Obama in the primaries  zulchzulu   Feb-04-09 01:39 PM   #31 
  - He's got my interest.  avaistheone1   Feb-04-09 03:24 PM   #33 

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