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Tag: public option
  • Health Care Public Option: Aides believe reconciliation “the path we are going to take.”

    Hat-tip Hotair.com and Reuters: The legislation the White House will post on its website is expected to reflect common ground negotiated over the past several weeks by House and Senate Democratic leaders. Those agreements are likely to be combined as a privileged budget reconciliation bill, which only needs a simple 51-vote majority to pass the …

  • Mark Steyn: The new permanent statist society

    H/t Hotair.com: The last two paragraphs are the best: Cross the River, Burn the BridgeObamacare is the fast-track to a permanent left-of-center political culture. My Republican friends often seem to miss the point in this debate: The so-called “public option” is not Page 3,079, Section (f), Clause VII. The entire bill is a public option …

  • Healthcare For All, A Chicken in Every Pot

    Fortunately, it seems President Obama’s health care proposal, despite two “historical votes,” in its favor, is losing some steam. With infighting in the left over the Stupak amendment and the public option itself,  the divides in the Democratic party over the issue seem to be growing by the day. With a crazy holiday schedule added to …

  • Obama Administration to Give up Public Option

    At least it’s starting to look that way. Perhaps this will wake the left up to the fact that their God-King is willing to put principle behind politics and pragmatism on just about everything — even on this one domestic issue the left considers paramount. Anyway, this is a great victory for liberty, but we need …