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  -++++OFFICIAL PRESSER THREAD +++ nadinbrzezinski  Jul-22-09 07:03 PM   #0 
  - I like it how he is starting to sell health reform  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:04 PM   #1 
  - Agree. He started out by saying "health insurance reform". Good start. k+r, n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jul-22-09 07:05 PM   #6 
  - Thanks Nadin!  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:04 PM   #2 
  - he looks tired  Coexist   Jul-22-09 07:04 PM   #3 
  - Present  shadowknows69   Jul-22-09 07:04 PM   #4 
  - He's calling it Health "Insurance" reform  GrantDem   Jul-22-09 07:04 PM   #5 
  - Good move  SharonRB   Jul-22-09 07:06 PM   #9 
  - Some DUers are already freaking out - no health insurance reform even if it is good for Americans  stray cat   Jul-22-09 07:14 PM   #28 
     - They've been freaking out. We need reform NOW. I do not hold those on the left  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:22 PM   #44 
  - Give details please, not all of us have tv  Ohio Joe   Jul-22-09 07:05 PM   #7 
  - Here you go, CSPAN link  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:08 PM   # 
     - Thanks but my laptop is a POS  Ohio Joe   Jul-22-09 07:13 PM   #26 
        - I am sorry, keep readying then. I think we are doing a play by play  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:17 PM   # 
  - Inaction = 14,000 people a day with NO access to health care.  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:06 PM   #8 
  - $100 billion of subsidies to insurance companies will be stopped!  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:07 PM   #10 
  - uninsured/self employed to obtain HC thru 'Insurance Exchanges'..  jannyk   Jul-22-09 07:08 PM   #11 
  - Look at the kucinich plan for that,  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:09 PM   #13 
     - Yeah but I'm in a red state.  Manifestor_of_Light   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #19 
     - The rest of the provinces followed suit after a while  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:14 PM   #27 
     - ...then I'm fuckedI Ca is already cutting all 'benefits'. Implement a  jannyk   Jul-22-09 07:11 PM   #23 
        - I'm in California and I can tell you, I foresee many reforms to the  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:15 PM   #31 
  - Woo hoo -- he addressed DeMint's comment  SharonRB   Jul-22-09 07:09 PM   #12 
  - Health INSURANCE Reform  liberal N proud   Jul-22-09 07:09 PM   #14 
  - FUCK yeah! "Let's be clear, this isn't about me. I have great health insurance."  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #15 
  - Here come the questions  liberal N proud   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #16 
  - He's speaking in plain English  SharonRB   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #17 
  - Taking questions. First up-- AP.  chill_wind   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #18 
  - I must say that was a nervous presser... er reporter  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #21 
     - probably because Obama showed up with his "I'm going to quietly kick your ass" thing goin' on.  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:15 PM   #29 
  - he never used the words "public option"...  dysfunctional press   Jul-22-09 07:10 PM   #20 
  - It is gong to happen state by state, if the Kuch ammendment survives  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:12 PM   # 
  - there's going to be a mandate & no public option in the bill he signs...  dysfunctional press   Jul-22-09 09:01 PM   #104 
  - not in any shape or form or even 'intonation'. nt  jannyk   Jul-22-09 07:12 PM   #25 
  - oops.  dysfunctional press   Jul-22-09 07:15 PM   #30 
  - Oh FFS  taterguy   Jul-22-09 07:11 PM   #22 
  - Doing a great job  ayeshahaqqiqa   Jul-22-09 07:12 PM   #24 
  - 'is that your job?' is that what somebody asked?????  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:15 PM   #32 
  - Yes, the RW believes the only job of the president is war  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:16 PM   #34 
     - geeeez  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:17 PM   #35 
        - You asked  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:18 PM   #36 
           - bwahahahaa  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:18 PM   #37 
              - 'what's the rush' i bet that guy has good insurance  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:19 PM   #39 
                 - Maybe, you never know UNTIL you find yourself in the clutch  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:20 PM   #41 
  - there is ONE main reason why we spend more on healthcare than any other country-  dysfunctional press   Jul-22-09 07:16 PM   #33 
  - And Big Pharma. Don't forget about them. nt  valerief   Jul-22-09 07:21 PM   #43 
     - Will the government ie taxpayers pay for research and development for pharmaceuticals  stray cat   Jul-22-09 07:25 PM   #52 
  - Why the rush, why are you pressing the Congress? Jeezus age  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:19 PM   #38 
  - At least he's explaining it  SleeplessInAlabama   Jul-22-09 07:20 PM   #40 
     - Yep and welcome to DU  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:20 PM   #42 
     - Welcome to DU!  stray cat   Jul-22-09 07:22 PM   #46 
  - No deadlne no changes... that is brilliant  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:22 PM   #45 
  - Chuck Todd, why do you have two first names?  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:23 PM   #47 
  - Fuck you, Chuck Todd. We'll stop covering you first! Someone drop a piano on him. nt  valerief   Jul-22-09 07:23 PM   #48 
  - UpChuck  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:24 PM   #49 
  - Expanding coverage  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:24 PM   #50 
  - Preventive care vs emergency, yeah that is true  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:25 PM   #53 
  - He just gave the Single-Payer argument to the country.  tekisui   Jul-22-09 07:26 PM   #55 
     - And it might have been accidental, or not  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:27 PM   #58 
  - President said he wants everyone covered, and the only way to do  tekisui   Jul-22-09 07:25 PM   #51 
  - i heard him brush-off single-payer out-of-hand...  dysfunctional press   Jul-22-09 07:51 PM   #86 
     - I think it sets the frame for a future debate.  tekisui   Jul-22-09 08:20 PM   #101 
        - it might- but that debate won't happen until the public rises up and DEMANDS it...  dysfunctional press   Jul-22-09 08:25 PM   #102 
  - "Re-design"  madamesilverspurs   Jul-22-09 07:26 PM   #54 
  - chuckie tells america with a smirk that it's the democrats that are the President problem  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:26 PM   #56 
  - We know it's assholes like him that are the problem. nt  valerief   Jul-22-09 07:27 PM   #57 
     - Tapper from ABC is a rethug shill apparently  shadowknows69   Jul-22-09 07:29 PM   #60 
        - You THUNK????  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:30 PM   #61 
  - Give up paying for things that don't make them healthier  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:29 PM   #59 
  - Blue pill and red pill? It's the MATRIX!!!!!! nt  valerief   Jul-22-09 07:30 PM   #62 
  - I think he loves The Matrix. LOL  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:31 PM   #63 
  - Adressing deficits now... all these moneys spent  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:32 PM   #64 
     - and doing so with a finesse not seen in........... a long time.  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:34 PM   #67 
  - Making a case now for more streamlined, efficient care.  chill_wind   Jul-22-09 07:32 PM   #65 
  - And doing a hell of a case too  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:34 PM   #66 
     - Yes. Good victory. Good cite.  chill_wind   Jul-22-09 07:59 PM   #96 
  - i'm glad he's reminding people what a shitstorm he inherited  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:35 PM   #68 
  - Yea I am too... I will need to go in a few, previous  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:38 PM   #70 
  - Be really hard pressed for this to be going any better  SleeplessInAlabama   Jul-22-09 07:37 PM   #69 
  - At least half of the donut hole GOES AWAY. I want to cry now.  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:38 PM   #71 
  - Who is this woman and why is she asking legitimate questions?  liberalmuse   Jul-22-09 07:39 PM   #72 
  - Yeah, it's terrific. nt  valerief   Jul-22-09 07:40 PM   #76 
  - the 'Tribune' apparently. Great questions!  jannyk   Jul-22-09 07:40 PM   #77 
  - so who's the gal accusing him of secrecy?  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:39 PM   #73 
  - I don't know, but he handled it very well.  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:42 PM   #79 
  - Obama's off his game tonight.  EmeraldCityGrl   Jul-22-09 07:40 PM   #74 
  - i don't see it  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:41 PM   #78 
  - I put her on ignore. nt  valerief   Jul-22-09 07:42 PM   #80 
  - I think he's doing great. nt  City Lights   Jul-22-09 07:43 PM   #82 
  - Are you watching FOX?  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:47 PM   #84 
     - He's being much too cautious. Nothing has changed since the election.  EmeraldCityGrl   Jul-22-09 07:53 PM   #87 
  - Adressing secrecy now... and of course TARP  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:40 PM   #75 
  - Answered the question re the list of visiting healthcare executives  CakeGrrl   Jul-22-09 07:43 PM   #81 
  - public option... now going into triage  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:46 PM   #83 
  - Cleveland and Mayo  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:50 PM   #85 
  - RW catch 22 talking point:: "Will you deny me as many tests as I want?"  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 08:51 PM   #103 
  - Ok guys run with it, I need to go  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-09 07:53 PM   #88 
  - THANKS SO MUCH!!!!  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:53 PM   #89 
  - Thanks Nadin  chill_wind   Jul-22-09 08:00 PM   #99 
  - they asked the president about prof gates????  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:54 PM   #90 
  - "Here I'd get shot" - OMG. I'm still trying to breathe!  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:54 PM   #91 
  - Too funny!!  Glenda   Jul-22-09 07:56 PM   #95 
  - Live, from the White House,  madamesilverspurs   Jul-22-09 07:54 PM   #92 
  - it's sooooo refreshing and reassuring  spanone   Jul-22-09 07:55 PM   #93 
  - And humor. Not sneers.  Maru Kitteh   Jul-22-09 07:55 PM   #94 
  - Obama is not being quiet about race relations any more.  EFerrari   Jul-22-09 07:59 PM   #97 
     - Humor has a way of telling the truth for itself n/t  SleeplessInAlabama   Jul-22-09 08:00 PM   #98 
        - Very true. n/t  EFerrari   Jul-22-09 08:01 PM   #100 
 

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