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Kent Conrad, Max Baucus, Ben Nelson, Joe Lieberman and Harry Reid, I'm talking to you. Because we're sick of hearing your lame excuses. We're tired of necessary legislation like health care reform ...
by meldroc
Comment Count 369 comments on Mon Jun 15, 2009 at 01:25 PM PDT with 849 Recommends
Kent Conrad (D-ND) is one of the gang of six – the Senators on the Finance Committee who are trying to figure out how to pay for health care reform. Conrad has been pushing for a co-op plan, ...
by Dbug
Comment Count 287 comments on Tue Sep 08, 2009 at 10:56 AM PDT with 783 Recommends
From ThinkProgress.org Sen. Snowe, regarding a "trigger" for a Public Option Snowe:
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 248 comments on Mon Sep 14, 2009 at 07:23 AM PDT with 205 Recommends
Why can't we start our OWN Public Option--a non-profit,health insurance coop, for example. Or our OWN health savings accounts that don't charge the $5/month fee.
by ArchitectforAmerica
Comment Count 215 comments on Sat Dec 19, 2009 at 05:38 PM PST with 131 Recommends
I am beginning to believe that President Obama has this figured out, and that we WILL get HCR and a Public Option. Why do I believe this? Let me explain. But first you have ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Aug 18, 2009 at 12:08 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
This website reminds sometimes of when I lived in a co-op in college. UC Berkeley has one of the largest student owned and student operated co op systems in the country. https://www.bsc.coop/ ...
by sideboth
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2014 at 07:26 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
. Senator Kent Conrad ([http://crooksandliars.com/john-amato/sen-kent-conrad-says-screw-you-health-c Shill-Insurance Industry]) continues to bang away at his One Man Band for Health Care Co-ops, as ...
by BenGoshi
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Jul 22, 2009 at 05:06 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
I happened to read socialist butterfly's recommended diary regarding the loss of her local grocery store. It hits close ...
by SuperSonic Dog
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Dec 01, 2008 at 10:18 AM PST with 40 Recommends
by Professor Smartass
Comment Count 48 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 12:04 AM PST with 34 Recommends
by shortfinals
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Aug 03, 2013 at 11:22 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Back in January, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman presciently warned President Obama about the GOP's bad faith in negotiating ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Aug 19, 2009 at 10:50 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
In late July, 1999, on a day when I was supposed to be apartment hunting in Tucson, Arizona, for my future temp position at University of Arizona, I had to instead spend a few hours on the phone ...
by norm
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Aug 20, 2009 at 01:33 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Last week Washington State's Maria Cantwell was voted the Sexiest Senator . Maybe if you're into Nurse ...
by JerichoJ8
Comment Count 42 comments on Tue Jun 30, 2009 at 10:23 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I was wondering why our Democratic members of the Senate of The United States Senate weren’t able to pass any sort of healthcare bill without bending over backwards to placate the healthcare ...
by happyinfla10
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Jun 16, 2009 at 01:03 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
We're going to see a lot of these kinds of "compromises" from now until we pass a health reform bill through Congress. First, we had the "trigger" proposal, designed to effectively kill a public ...
by Jason Rosenbaum
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Jun 12, 2009 at 01:07 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Many recent diaries and comments have covered or celebrated the removal of funds from large banks and their transfer to smaller, more local financial institutions, primarily credit ...
by itzik shpitzik
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Nov 11, 2011 at 12:33 PM PST with 19 Recommends
This past Tuesday, I went to a private screening of Michael Moore's new movie, Capitalism, A Love Story, at the Rialto Theater in Santa Rosa, California. I went as a guest of a friend that works at ...
by okofay
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Oct 08, 2009 at 01:54 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
(From TWD ) Fitting that lies get exposed when they are so under the radar, because CNN's bland ...
by sluggahjells
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Aug 18, 2009 at 08:25 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Here are some of the lessons I've learned as an activist since the birth of the Occupy Wall Street movement on Sept 17, 2011. Personal Empowerment = Social Empowerment As we learn to accept and ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 04:23 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
(InArtsNW) Photo by Mark Taylor-Canfield The Problem It's no surprise that affordable housing for artists is disappearing across the US as most cities continue to experience rapid development.
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 02:55 AM PST with 14 Recommends