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Dinger Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-09-09 09:30 PM
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19. Oh Great
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  -So, Please Make It SIMPLE For Me: Will We Get A Public Option? Dinger  Sep-09-09 09:17 PM   #0 
  - Yes. nt  bleever   Sep-09-09 09:17 PM   #1 
  - I doubt it n/t  Autumn   Sep-09-09 09:18 PM   #2 
  - I think we will.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Sep-09-09 09:18 PM   #3 
  - Yes  Peacetrain   Sep-09-09 09:18 PM   #4 
  - I don't know. Sounds like they're still negotiating with the Blue Dogs. nt  Honeycombe8   Sep-09-09 09:18 PM   #5 
  - None of us knows  Becky72   Sep-09-09 09:19 PM   #6 
  - We will and sooner rather than later.  rwheeler31   Sep-09-09 09:20 PM   #7 
  - Yes, definitely Yes  fadedrose   Sep-09-09 09:20 PM   #8 
  - Are we going to fight for it? n/t  sandnsea   Sep-09-09 09:21 PM   #9 
  - Fired up! Ready to go! You betcha! nt  Honeycombe8   Sep-09-09 09:40 PM   #26 
  - Yes.  graywarrior   Sep-09-09 09:22 PM   #10 
  - no, but...  Enrique   Sep-09-09 09:23 PM   #11 
  - honestly none of us knows, I wanna believe we will. but it could fall - the ONLY thing I can  Divine Discontent   Sep-09-09 09:24 PM   #12 
  - Obama seems to think his "insurance marketplace" would be as good  DJ13   Sep-09-09 09:25 PM   #13 
  - The public OPTION is by definition an option in a marketplace  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-09-09 09:33 PM   #21 
     - I agree, but thats not how Obama thinks of that marketplace  DJ13   Sep-09-09 09:36 PM   #22 
        - The health insurance exchange includes both private insurance offerings plus the public option  high density   Sep-09-09 09:37 PM   #24 
        - Or, private only with mandates  DJ13   Sep-09-09 09:43 PM   #27 
           - President says he wants public option in the health insurance exchange.  high density   Sep-09-09 10:11 PM   #28 
           - That's not at all what he said  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-09-09 10:26 PM   #29 
        - Yes, but if you listened to the whole speech, he specified the public option  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-09-09 10:27 PM   #30 
  - Now we get to fight for it  grantcart   Sep-09-09 09:25 PM   #14 
  - And the battlefield is now arranged well in our favor.  bleever   Sep-09-09 09:29 PM   #17 
  - Nothing's certain, but the odds are pretty good.  backscatter712   Sep-09-09 09:29 PM   #15 
  - Maybe in 4 years.  madfloridian   Sep-09-09 09:29 PM   #16 
  - Oh Great  Dinger   Sep-09-09 09:30 PM   #19 
     - Here is what I heard and what Reuters has.  madfloridian   Sep-09-09 09:37 PM   #23 
  - After tonight, yes!  demosincebirth   Sep-09-09 09:29 PM   #18 
  - Well...  polichick   Sep-09-09 09:31 PM   #20 
  - Yes. Axelrod just now: "He believes in the public option, he thinks it should be in the bill, and  jenmito   Sep-09-09 09:40 PM   #25 
  - Where is the veto?  bennythecat   Sep-09-09 11:07 PM   #32 
     - It's in Loserland.  jenmito   Sep-10-09 10:28 AM   #47 
        - Oh.  bennythecat   Sep-10-09 09:15 PM   #54 
  - Yes. But eligibiity is limited. nt  Captain Hilts   Sep-09-09 10:51 PM   #31 
  - The President has said he wants one. Now we have to see if the people on the Hill will  GreenPartyVoter   Sep-09-09 11:09 PM   #33 
  - That's the question.  bennythecat   Sep-10-09 01:27 AM   #35 
  - it will happen  Aramchek   Sep-09-09 11:11 PM   #34 
  - Only if you've been denied any health coverage, apparently  depakid   Sep-10-09 01:48 AM   #36 
  - Then those "shocked" legislators  strategery blunder   Sep-10-09 02:04 AM   #37 
     - " EVERYONE should be eligible for the public option" - agreed but that's not what the President said  depakid   Sep-10-09 02:10 AM   #38 
        - Wasn't referring to the President  strategery blunder   Sep-10-09 02:19 AM   #39 
  - Joe Wilson put Rethuglican intent and credibility into the shitter.  Arrowhead2k1   Sep-10-09 02:38 AM   #40 
  - I believe we will see it..nt  and-justice-for-all   Sep-10-09 03:27 AM   #41 
  - I think so  quaker bill   Sep-10-09 05:37 AM   #42 
  - in other words...."durr.....I can't handle nuance. please spoon feed me."  PretzelWarrior   Sep-10-09 05:42 AM   #43 
  - I believe so.  OneGrassRoot   Sep-10-09 05:42 AM   #44 
  - YES ! There WILL be a publicly sponsred choice in some form. He was VERY clear on that point.  RBInMaine   Sep-10-09 05:46 AM   #45 
  - The term "some form" in not "very" clear. nt  Jakes Progress   Sep-10-09 10:55 AM   #48 
  - Yes, in some form, but yes.  RBInMaine   Sep-10-09 06:00 AM   #46 
  - Only if you have no other choice  Doctor_J   Sep-10-09 10:58 AM   #49 
  - Sure.  TheKentuckian   Sep-10-09 11:05 AM   #50 
  - there might be one -- but it will be narrow.  xchrom   Sep-10-09 11:09 AM   #51 
  - It will be PINO--Public In Name Only. Most people will not be allowed to enroll.  Romulox   Sep-10-09 11:26 AM   #52 
  - Yes. nt  DevonRex   Sep-10-09 11:28 AM   #53 
 

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