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Phx_Dem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-31-10 02:14 PM
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41. Important clarification. Thanks!
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  -Gibbs: "We're one vote away in the House of Representatives from making healthcare reform a jenmito  Jan-31-10 11:14 AM   #0 
  - This hcr bill is hugely unpopular.  dkf   Jan-31-10 11:24 AM   #1 
  - It would be very helpful to my family.  annabanana   Jan-31-10 11:29 AM   #2 
  - Popular to you, while a major tax increase to working Americans  IndianaGreen   Jan-31-10 11:37 AM   #3 
  - Major tax increase for working Americans? Really - tell us all about it  jpak   Jan-31-10 12:11 PM   #19 
  - What planet do you live on?  IndianaGreen   Jan-31-10 12:35 PM   #27 
  - I have been paying attention and that is why I asked you to back up your (specious) claim  jpak   Jan-31-10 01:43 PM   #37 
     - Well my health insurance premiums would probably double. barely able to pay them as it is.  robinlynne   Feb-01-10 10:45 AM   #70 
  - $825 a month Family of 4 eanring 54 grand a year.  daa   Jan-31-10 02:03 PM   #40 
     - So a $10,000 subsidy to (((cut)))) working family premiums by half is a "tax"???  jpak   Jan-31-10 02:23 PM   #43 
        - Yes Are YOU saying that if they have NO insurance  daa   Jan-31-10 02:33 PM   #46 
           - So if they have no insurance and have a major illness or hospitalization they will be better off?  jpak   Jan-31-10 02:38 PM   #49 
              - So you think they are better off  daa   Jan-31-10 03:36 PM   #54 
                 - Yes - just like people are better off with car and homeowner insurance than none  jpak   Jan-31-10 03:48 PM   #55 
                 - Nobody would force that family to buy $20,000 insurance.  bornskeptic   Jan-31-10 09:22 PM   #67 
  - Your lack of compassion for the millions of people this will help  cliffordu   Jan-31-10 12:12 PM   #21 
     - If you really cared at all for people, you would have supported Single Payer  IndianaGreen   Jan-31-10 12:33 PM   #26 
        - I do support single payer, completely.  cliffordu   Jan-31-10 01:09 PM   #35 
        - The voice of reason! Thankyou clifford! n/t  Fire1   Jan-31-10 05:48 PM   #58 
           - Your welcome....  cliffordu   Jan-31-10 06:42 PM   #61 
        - Because there would have been no tax increase with single payer.  Hansel   Jan-31-10 02:44 PM   #50 
        - +1.  robinlynne   Feb-01-10 10:45 AM   #71 
  - Deepest sympathy, annabanana!  FredStembottom   Jan-31-10 11:42 AM   #5 
  - Stembottom...  eleny   Jan-31-10 12:06 PM   #16 
     - Don't get me started!  FredStembottom   Jan-31-10 07:48 PM   #62 
        - Hey there!  eleny   Jan-31-10 08:59 PM   #64 
           - Sorry, got a flat tire again!  FredStembottom   Jan-31-10 09:17 PM   #66 
              - On the way back from a lodge meeting, no doubt  eleny   Feb-01-10 06:34 PM   #72 
  - It's funny but I've never supported a bill because it helps me.  dkf   Jan-31-10 11:48 AM   #6 
  - Are you sure?  zipplewrath   Jan-31-10 01:43 PM   #36 
  - My son has fallen off our family plan...  annabanana   Jan-31-10 05:33 PM   #56 
  - Me too.  Hansel   Jan-31-10 02:29 PM   #45 
  - you must not have a pre-existing condition  Aramchek   Jan-31-10 12:29 PM   #25 
     - It's funny you think only preexisting conditions will screw you with health insurance companies.  dkf   Jan-31-10 12:37 PM   #28 
  - Gibbs means taking a vote, not an individual person's vote  Kurt_and_Hunter   Jan-31-10 11:40 AM   #4 
  - Correct... a very misleading title.  DCBob   Jan-31-10 11:54 AM   #9 
  - The title is a quote from Gibbs. And he was clear that he meant all we need is for the House  jenmito   Jan-31-10 11:56 AM   #11 
     - Ok, but the title sounds like Gibbs was saying "one vote" like he's counting votes..  DCBob   Jan-31-10 11:58 AM   #13 
     - I thought the title (Gibbs' quote) was clear that he meant only one more vote has to take place  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:09 PM   #18 
     - The reason John King assumed he meant the Senate...  Kurt_and_Hunter   Jan-31-10 12:01 PM   #14 
        - I thought that King was thinking that the bill still had to be reconciled and that the Senate  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:11 PM   #20 
        - King is confused because he's one big Republican talking point  Hansel   Jan-31-10 02:46 PM   #51 
  - I know that-he said we need to take only one more vote-a vote in the HOUSE-not Senate. n/t  jenmito   Jan-31-10 11:54 AM   #10 
  - Important clarification. Thanks!  Phx_Dem   Jan-31-10 02:14 PM   # 
  - Important clarification. Thanks!  Phx_Dem   Jan-31-10 02:14 PM   #41 
  - Good News  Proud Liberal Dem   Jan-31-10 11:48 AM   #7 
  - The tragedy is that he refers to the Senate bill as "reform" and does not get called on it.......  Faryn Balyncd   Jan-31-10 11:50 AM   #8 
  - Sure  Autumn   Jan-31-10 11:57 AM   #12 
  - It's a FACT that if the House passes the Senate bill, that's all it would take  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:13 PM   #22 
     - All of it.  Autumn   Jan-31-10 12:29 PM   #24 
     - So you don't doubt that it will happen...  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:49 PM   #30 
        - Put lipstick on a pig,  Autumn   Jan-31-10 12:51 PM   #31 
           - You don't care that the so-called pig will insure tens of millions of people.  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:55 PM   #34 
     - It's also a fact that the Senate bill is a steaming pile of shit.  Sebastian Doyle   Jan-31-10 02:01 PM   #39 
        - You just showed your lack of understanding.  jenmito   Jan-31-10 02:34 PM   #47 
        - +1  GinaMaria   Jan-31-10 06:04 PM   #59 
  - What is this idea  droidamus2   Jan-31-10 12:01 PM   #15 
  - I don't think he was supposed to say this - they were hoping the GOP thought it dead  tomm2thumbs   Jan-31-10 12:07 PM   #17 
  - If Gibbs is correct,  bvar22   Jan-31-10 12:28 PM   #23 
  - You're way off.  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:51 PM   #32 
     - Of course, you are entitled to your opinion, but...  bvar22   Jan-31-10 02:14 PM   #42 
  - Yeah but we've lost three yards!!!  Clio the Leo   Jan-31-10 12:45 PM   #29 
  - Well...  jenmito   Jan-31-10 12:53 PM   #33 
     - Ah, surprise surprise....  Clio the Leo   Jan-31-10 01:56 PM   #38 
        - Notice how they did not quote the word "on"?  jenmito   Jan-31-10 02:27 PM   #44 
  - Senate bill is HORRIBLE. First, pass the Medicare buy in provision in reconcilliation in both houses  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-10 02:34 PM   #48 
     - This sounds like a plan.  Hansel   Jan-31-10 02:48 PM   #52 
     - I think it's a great plan. I heard it on Thom Hartmann.  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-10 02:51 PM   #53 
        - That would require courage and political fortitude  depakid   Jan-31-10 08:20 PM   #63 
           - Too true. It would require that the president actually wants something other than a corporate give-  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-10 09:08 PM   #65 
     - I like the sound of that...n/t  annabanana   Jan-31-10 05:35 PM   #57 
     - That would help a lot more people  GinaMaria   Jan-31-10 06:11 PM   #60 
     - Who could afford to buy into Medicare?  bornskeptic   Jan-31-10 09:44 PM   #68 
        - Or pass a single-payer rider or a public option FIRST, then pass the crapsurance bill.  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-10 10:53 PM   #69 

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