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  •  Actually, It's Fine (1+ / 0-)
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    mjd in florida

    She's engaged in advocacy, not reporting.  Obama has deliberately avoided getting too involved in the legislative process.  He is emulating FDR's strategy when he told Frances Perkins and other liberals "make me do it" about Social Security.  The more Obama can use liberals as a bargaining chip, the greater the likelihood that crap like this Baucus bill never sees the light of day.

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