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ProSense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-19-09 06:42 PM
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4. No, I'm asking
about the existence of an alternative to a public option that would achieve Obama's goals.

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  -Remember when President Obama said this: ProSense  Oct-19-09 06:32 PM   #0 
  - First please clarify. Are you implying that a robust P.O. will fail?  PinkOwl   Oct-19-09 06:38 PM   #1 
  - No, I'm asking  ProSense   Oct-19-09 06:42 PM   #4 
     - Thanks. I've heard no serious analysis supporting the co-ops and "trigger"  PinkOwl   Oct-19-09 06:45 PM   #6 
     - Obama's stated goals there are not the word of God  Oregone   Oct-19-09 06:59 PM   #10 
        - Good point.  ProSense   Oct-19-09 07:16 PM   #15 
           - Nor does anyone want him to be..being President  Cha   Oct-19-09 07:27 PM   #16 
  - Let "him" tell us. He says there are other options available  saracat   Oct-19-09 06:38 PM   #2 
  - You haven't been paying attention  ProSense   Oct-19-09 06:55 PM   #8 
  - He has NEVER said "there are other options available".. What he has always  annabanana   Oct-19-09 07:01 PM   #11 
  - Thanks for the reminder, PS! I believe  Cha   Oct-19-09 06:40 PM   #3 
  - ProSense, this almost has the structure of a trick question, lol  Tom Rinaldo   Oct-19-09 06:42 PM   #5 
  - the senate finance committee version  Enrique   Oct-19-09 06:54 PM   #7 
  - You're confusing his desire to get a bill out of committee  ProSense   Oct-19-09 06:57 PM   #9 
     - So there are these words in the passage you cited  Tom Rinaldo   Oct-19-09 07:01 PM   #12 
        - "some have suggested that that..."  ProSense   Oct-19-09 07:13 PM   #13 
           - OK, I give up. Your thread, your move. I'll just wait n/t  Tom Rinaldo   Oct-19-09 07:15 PM   #14 
              - Is it really that hard to  ProSense   Oct-19-09 07:33 PM   #17 
                 - I thought I already went there with you in post #5  Tom Rinaldo   Oct-19-09 07:42 PM   #20 
                    - "is your point perhaps that we can trust that Obama will sign a bill with the public option in it?"  ProSense   Oct-19-09 07:47 PM   #22 
                       - No, neither one with or without it. .  Tom Rinaldo   Oct-19-09 07:52 PM   #23 
  - I also recall Jay Rockefeller's tart words....  burning rain   Oct-19-09 07:38 PM   #18 
  - I think that's you have a  Cha   Oct-19-09 07:40 PM   #19 
  - You can insult someone as a liar, ask them to hunt up a link--but not both.  burning rain   Oct-20-09 06:37 PM   #27 
  - Rockefeller also said  ProSense   Oct-19-09 07:46 PM   #21 
     - ........ and ............ crickets.  Clio the Leo   Oct-19-09 09:56 PM   #24 
     - Fair enough. I don't begrudge Rockefeller also making that statement...  burning rain   Oct-20-09 06:44 PM   #28 
  - Easy. Make the public option voluntary buy-in to Medicare n/t  eridani   Oct-19-09 10:18 PM   #25 
  - K&R  Faryn Balyncd   Oct-20-09 05:03 AM   #26 
  - It's been forgotten  Cha   Oct-21-09 12:46 PM   #29 

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