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Apologies if others have beaten me to the punch. I don't think anyone would disagree that Harry Reid is showing an appalling lack of leadership on healthcare, and that our chances for a public option, left in his hands, are rapidly diminishing. The chosen ones with seats 'at the table' are no prizes either.

It's time for us to remind him, and Dodd, Baucus, and Snowe, that being chosen to merge these committee bills means that on this issue, they're no longer working for just one state--they're representing ALL of us, every man, woman, and child in this country, and we demand that they include a strong public option in their bill. Let's share some of the anger and passion that's being poured out here, and take action while we have the chance!

Harry Reid:
Phone: 202-224-3542
Toll Free for Nevadans:
1-866-SEN-REID (736-7343)

Chris Dodd:
DC Tel: (202) 224-2823

Max Baucus:
(202) 224-2651 (Office)

Olympia Snowe:
Phone: (202) 224-5344
Toll Free: (800) 432-1599

And the White House line, for good measure:
Comments: 202-456-1111
Switchboard: 202-456-1414

Originally posted to Daphne on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 11:30 AM PDT.

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Comment Preferences

  •  Harry's heard the people's demands (0+ / 0-)

    He doesn't care.

  •  Put simply (0+ / 0-)

    We must tell tyhe dogs that they will give us a proper reform or we will defeat them. No exceptions. Period.

    Even if it means electing GOP, we must purge these dogs from our party. Their defeat will allow us to regroup with honorable candidates.

    So the message is: fail to support our demands and you are history. We will not follow the lesser-evil bullshit we have caved in to for years.

    We must destroy the careers of anyone who considers the profiteers more important than the people.

    We can defeat Reid easily, he's doig terribly. Let him know that.

    If Reid wises up (he won't) we'll get him re-elected. But it is time for serious threats, the only language a politician understands.

    Is it not written "There's a lot goes on we don't get told."? (Lu Tze)

    by MakeChessNotWar on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 02:36:04 PM PDT

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