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Akoto Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-12-09 03:32 PM
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37. I'm confused. At what point in his campaign did he promise single payer? n/t
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  - The first groups Obama consults with... SHRED  Nov-11-09 08:28 PM   #0 
  - Why are you doing this? nt  gateley   Nov-11-09 08:29 PM   #1 
  - Because people are dying...  SHRED   Nov-11-09 08:31 PM   #2 
  - Afghanistan and NO single-payer  SHRED   Nov-11-09 08:35 PM   #3 
  - But what can you accomplish by such a post? Those who agree with you  gateley   Nov-11-09 08:39 PM   #6 
  - venting...  SHRED   Nov-11-09 08:40 PM   #8 
  - either you are blaming obama because single payer has no votes, which is disingenuous, or you have  dionysus   Nov-12-09 02:21 PM   #34 
     - Least Obama could have done is shout "Single Payer" from the  Garam_Masala   Nov-12-09 03:24 PM   #35 
        - it wouldn't make sense for him to publicly trumpet something he knows there isn't support for.  dionysus   Nov-12-09 03:58 PM   #38 
           - Ok..but how do you create support when the president is not  Garam_Masala   Nov-12-09 05:18 PM   #40 
              - the answer is to take corporate money out of campaign financing, but the problem is  dionysus   Nov-12-09 06:34 PM   #42 
                 - Yup- I Now Believe That Is The ONLY Answer  timzi   Nov-12-09 06:38 PM   #43 
                    - the question then, is how. and that's a really big question.  dionysus   Nov-12-09 06:44 PM   #45 
  - Why aren't you?  salguine   Nov-11-09 08:54 PM   #11 
  - This is one of the least insightful posts I've seen in quite a while. nt  Cant trust em   Nov-11-09 08:35 PM   #4 
  - Ugh, worthless post. But your avatar should have given me a clue. n/t  vaberella   Nov-11-09 08:38 PM   #5 
  - Kucinich is a useless Democratic dwarf who voted against the stimulus plan, the climate bill and HCR  ClarkUSA   Nov-11-09 08:39 PM   #7 
  - add Clyburn resolution...he's rolling with the republicans. n/t  firedupdem   Nov-11-09 09:56 PM   #25 
  - BS, yet still, would rather have corporatist Obama as President than "all talk", "get nothing done".  phleshdef   Nov-11-09 08:43 PM   #9 
  - The first group he consults with when? When he first got in office? Today? This post makes no sense.  Jennicut   Nov-11-09 08:45 PM   #10 
  - It's similar on Afghanistan  jeanpalmer   Nov-11-09 08:55 PM   #12 
  - With Afghanistan...  SHRED   Nov-11-09 08:57 PM   #13 
  - Get back to us when you've actually thought about something  geek tragedy   Nov-12-09 06:21 AM   #29 
  - you know what? by now i'm actually glad you're so bitter and angry. makes me smile.  dionysus   Nov-12-09 02:19 PM   #33 
  - Criticizing consulting with military commanders and defense advisers over WAR is the stupidest...  phleshdef   Nov-11-09 08:59 PM   #14 
     - What about the American people?  jeanpalmer   Nov-11-09 09:05 PM   #15 
        - We want...  SHRED   Nov-11-09 09:13 PM   #17 
  - Yup.. totally agree. If only we would have elected McCain & Palin..  RoadRage   Nov-11-09 09:10 PM   #16 
  - Not McCain..UGH.....but Hillary would have been a better Nominee eom  Garam_Masala   Nov-12-09 03:29 PM   #36 
  - Ah SHRED, still fearing the worst?  Jackeens   Nov-11-09 09:15 PM   #18 
  - I admit it  SHRED   Nov-11-09 09:19 PM   #19 
     - Oh, that's okay. But do you still believe America isn't ready to support an African American Prez?  Jackeens   Nov-11-09 09:28 PM   #20 
        - Support or elect?  SHRED   Nov-11-09 09:33 PM   #21 
           - He sure does. So many willing him to fail, it's depressing.  Jackeens   Nov-11-09 09:37 PM   #22 
              - "willing him to fail"?  SHRED   Nov-11-09 09:45 PM   #23 
  - Well, if you bring the multi-millionaires in as your closest advisors, my guess is they  bertman   Nov-11-09 09:49 PM   #24 
  - The first group Dennis consults with...  Ikonoklast   Nov-11-09 09:58 PM   #26 
  - I Was Not Unhappy To Witness Tim Russert's Being  timzi   Nov-12-09 07:13 AM   #31 
  - +50  Nicholas D Wolfwood   Nov-13-09 07:44 AM   #46 
  - Your name helps complete this sentence:  msallied   Nov-11-09 10:13 PM   #27 
  - dupe post  msallied   Nov-11-09 10:13 PM   #28 
  - The Sane Among Us Have Already Ignored....  timzi   Nov-12-09 07:04 AM   #30 
  - well, maybe you can pressure that fugly little gnome to run against him.  dionysus   Nov-12-09 02:10 PM   #32 
  - I'm confused. At what point in his campaign did he promise single payer? n/t  Akoto   Nov-12-09 03:32 PM   #37 
  - Why do some single-payer advocates act like it's a betrayal from Obama?  Starbucks Anarchist   Nov-12-09 04:57 PM   #39 
  - dang. more simple minded crap.  cali   Nov-12-09 05:22 PM   #41 
  - Obama never said he was for single-payer, he did say he would do more in Afghanistan, and no one in  ncteechur   Nov-12-09 06:43 PM   #44 

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