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slipslidingaway Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-07-10 01:55 PM
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38. That might work, for now I will only support politicians who work
for the people and have the strength to stand up to the companies who deny care.

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  -What is the best way to fight the for profit insurance companies slipslidingaway  Mar-06-10 11:22 PM   #0 
  - Neither.  Cleita   Mar-06-10 11:28 PM   #1 
  - That is my view  Juche   Mar-06-10 11:42 PM   #4 
  - I agree except the majority of people would have to drop their health insurance all at once for  glinda   Mar-06-10 11:44 PM   #5 
  - Dropping one's health insurance is too risky IMO. n/t  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 11:48 PM   #8 
     - True unless, as I say, there is something set up to go to ahead of time. As long as we  glinda   Mar-07-10 10:45 AM   #24 
        - This is actually what's going to have to happen, but again it's going to  Cleita   Mar-07-10 01:38 PM   #36 
        - That might work, for now I will only support politicians who work  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 01:55 PM   #38 
  - That might be true, but I continue to hear that the administration  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 11:44 PM   #6 
     - I hear ya and I'm totally disgusted with the way this has been handled. n/t  Cleita   Mar-07-10 01:39 PM   #37 
        - Just trying to point out the obvious, too often it gets overlooked  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 01:57 PM   #39 
  - Hardcore controls and regulations is the best way to fight these arrogant wall street backed.....  Double T   Mar-06-10 11:33 PM   #2 
  - Votes are important and we need to use them wisely ...  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 11:47 PM   #7 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Mar-06-10 11:37 PM   #3 
  - Read them sad letters from their victims.  QC   Mar-06-10 11:50 PM   #9 
  - Yes, that was done this week :) wonder if they came on private jets? n/t  slipslidingaway   Mar-06-10 11:53 PM   #10 
     - No one noticed....  daleanime   Mar-07-10 12:18 AM   #11 
        - Ain't that the truth!!! Everyone noticed the auto companies :) n/t  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 12:23 AM   #13 
  - I voted for #1 (red). n/t  LoZoccolo   Mar-07-10 12:22 AM   #12 
  - I appreciate the honesty and would be curious to read your explanation...  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 12:31 AM   #14 
  - Question...  ChicagoSuz219   Mar-07-10 12:53 AM   #15 
  - Start treating them like insurance companies. Seriously.  Alias Dictus Tyrant   Mar-07-10 01:02 AM   #16 
  - Regulate them.  Ozymanithrax   Mar-07-10 01:12 AM   #17 
  - Hahahahahahaha! Like the Banks???? Like Wall Street? Pleeease!  glinda   Mar-07-10 10:47 AM   #25 
     - The question was "What is the best way to fight the for profit insurance companies"  Ozymanithrax   Mar-07-10 12:03 PM   #31 
        - I gave up hope recently that our Government can regulate anything. Look at the charge card companies  glinda   Mar-07-10 01:25 PM   #35 
           - And you need the government to set up such a system...  Ozymanithrax   Mar-07-10 04:03 PM   #44 
  - I think wi an LTE to your local newspaper describing the horrible  napi21   Mar-07-10 01:21 AM   #18 
  - indict their CEO's for murder for withholding reasonable treatment from their customers  yurbud   Mar-07-10 03:26 AM   #19 
  - Would be "just" but they are a business and solely a business. This is the problem.  glinda   Mar-07-10 10:49 AM   #27 
     - a hit man is just doing it as a business--at a minimum, it's callous disregard for life that results  yurbud   Mar-07-10 12:08 PM   #34 
  - Don't pay them.  ThomWV   Mar-07-10 07:27 AM   #20 
  - Other: Force everyone under penalty of law to buy their overpriced product  Fumesucker   Mar-07-10 08:16 AM   #21 
  - Ouch n/t  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 02:06 PM   #42 
  - Moot point.  mmonk   Mar-07-10 08:18 AM   #22 
  - Allowing advocates of the only system that works  ipaint   Mar-07-10 08:42 AM   #23 
  - Very well said.  inna   Mar-07-10 11:21 AM   #28 
  - So very true and that is why they needed to be silenced at all costs  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 02:05 PM   #41 
  - Other. Open up Medicare through reconciliation. //nt  Overseas   Mar-07-10 10:48 AM   #26 
  - Start a push for single payer  laughingliberal   Mar-07-10 11:23 AM   #29 
  - Agree. n/t  kiranon   Mar-07-10 02:10 PM   #43 
  - single payer  Vinnie From Indy   Mar-07-10 11:26 AM   #30 
  - Torches and pitchforks  Morning Dew   Mar-07-10 12:06 PM   #32 
  - +1  L0oniX   Mar-07-10 12:07 PM   #33 
  - +1  aaronbav   Mar-07-10 01:58 PM   #40 
  - Send all the insurance CEOs to the guillotine.  Odin2005   Mar-07-10 04:14 PM   #45 
  - A burning tire on their heads? n/t  Taitertots   Mar-07-10 04:14 PM   #46 
  - Thanks for the votes, for the past year I've heard various politicians  slipslidingaway   Mar-07-10 05:31 PM   #47 
 

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