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Sherrod Brown sez that, contra Rahm Emanuel, no Democrat will vote with ...
by dday
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Sep 24, 2009 at 04:51 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
[ This is crossposted in two parts at Loaded Orygun , Oregon's Progressive Community. Also, note the presence of an update at the end... ]
by torridjoe
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Sep 24, 2009 at 01:40 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Yes, I know, you're shocked. But I would be remiss after pointing out earlier that John ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Sep 22, 2009 at 07:07 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
If you've clicked this diary, you're probably filled with rage, thinking I'm going to push a trigger or co-op or some other thing you hate. But that's not what this diary is about. This diary is ...
by mark louis
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 17, 2009 at 05:07 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Look what Politico found out today: The co-ops are dealt with, in fact, in a passing parenthetical remark: (The proposed co-ops had very little effect on the estimates of ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 71 comments on Thu Sep 17, 2009 at 02:30 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Jay Rockefeller's vigorous opposition to the Baucus debacle landed him something that no other strong proponent of the public option has gotten so far--a one-on-one sit down with President Obama. ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 126 comments on Wed Sep 16, 2009 at 05:16 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I got out of my car this morning and headed for the newspaper racks to pick up my copy of today's St. Petersburg Times -- a daily ritual for me. But the headline screaming from the left-...
by ObamOcala
Comment Count 296 comments on Wed Sep 16, 2009 at 10:05 AM PDT with 436 Recommends
A key feature of the Baucus debacle is of course instead of a public option, health co-operatives, that magical ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 102 comments on Wed Sep 16, 2009 at 09:20 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Let me start by saying that I am a firm supporter of a robust public option. For that matter, I'm a supporter of single-payer, as the BEST public option. As much as I hate to admit it, I recognize ...
by Waterlaw99
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Sep 14, 2009 at 01:51 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. Not only is the version of healthcare in the Senate Finance Committee garbage, but now Sen. Kent ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 181 comments on Sun Sep 13, 2009 at 07:16 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
A vast majority of Democrats in Congress want health care reform to include a robust public option. As I ...
by thehouse1
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Sep 13, 2009 at 02:38 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
What the band played as Titanic slowly began to sink is never disputed -
by jamess
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Sep 13, 2009 at 12:09 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
So i wrote this diary yesterday, along with tags like sniveling little weasel, ...
by lizard people
Comment Count 73 comments on Fri Sep 11, 2009 at 02:52 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
The problem with Conrad/Ross' state based co-ops idea is not just that co-ops have proven to be a ...
by thehouse1
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Sep 11, 2009 at 05:02 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Three cheers to Cong. Raul Grijalva and Cong. Lynn Woolsey, co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, for not backing down in the face of intense pressure. The NEW LETTER they ...
by Vtdblue
Comment Count 67 comments on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 10:36 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
i know this isnt a diary but i just had to get this out there so people know. And mind you, he said this AFTER obama's speech which Reid seemed so happy about.
by lizard people
Comment Count 74 comments on Thu Sep 10, 2009 at 04:01 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Max Baucus’ plan had the name of Liz Fowler, a former WellPoint VP who now works for the Finance Committee, in the metadata. When you have WellPoint personnel instrumental in writing the laws, ...
by dday
Comment Count 272 comments on Wed Sep 09, 2009 at 09:27 AM PDT with 443 Recommends
When the House Energy and Commerce Committee was marking up the health care bill Rep. Mike Ross submitted an ...
by thehouse1
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Sep 09, 2009 at 06:00 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Sources: Expect Disappointed Progressives After Obama's Big Health Care Speech Late last night, Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ)--a co-chair of the Congressional Progressive ...
by lizard people
Comment Count 65 comments on Thu Sep 03, 2009 at 11:01 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
I've been puzzled by the intense progressive hatred of a health care cooperative. Tonight (Thursday, September 3) I'm going to be a guest on KGNU community radio in ...
by JohnKWilson
Comment Count 101 comments on Thu Sep 03, 2009 at 05:22 AM PDT with 5 Recommends