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ipaint Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-21-10 02:58 PM
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19. A real let them eat cake moment.
Using the medicare gavel to deny medicare for all. A bunch of very well taken care of millionaires no less.

Health Sector Campaign Contributions and Lobbying Totals, 1989-2009*

All Years-

Total Contributions- $944,969,972
To Current Members of Congress- $376,172,916
Total Spent on Lobbying- $3,590,912,402

2009 Only-

Total Contributions- $57,029,709
To Current Members of Congress- $40,515,330
Total Spent on Lobbying- $576,402,070


http://www.opensecrets.org/capital_eye/health.php
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