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  •  No abortion coverage at all (1+ / 0-)
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    that's why it's so simple....there is already a complete prohibition on abortion coverage under Medicare and other government plans. How is that better?

    "All governments lie, but disaster lies in wait for countries whose officials smoke the same hashish they give out." --I.F. Stone

    by Alice in Florida on Wed Mar 10, 2010 at 09:16:37 AM PST

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    •  We'd probably end up (1+ / 0-)
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      with a system similar to other countries with public health care. Private insurance would be reduced to selling supplemental policies to cover stuff that Medicare doesn't cover. Like private rooms, and abortion.

      "A lie is not the other side of a story; it's just a lie."

      by happy camper on Wed Mar 10, 2010 at 09:31:06 AM PST

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    •  It's not better in terms of women's right to (0+ / 0-)

      choose. Of course. I was not suggesting anything to the contrary. I was making a comment about the politics of possibly having Grayson's bill having any prayer of passing.

      "But there is so much more to do." - Barack Obama, Nov. 4, 2008

      by flitedocnm on Thu Mar 11, 2010 at 06:20:13 AM PST

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