This post analyzes President Obama’s September 9th speech on health care line by line.
Not that I mean to over-wrench this, but I think it's time we remind ourselves (and our leaders) where we were just a few months ago. Click and watch. It's worth it now just as much as it was then. I almost that I wish that this was this was
In terms of healthcare, on the left you have the advanced democracies, and on the right you the third world. Ever the bipartisan centrist, Obama thinks that the U.S. aspire to be somewhere in the center.
Tonight while leading Congress in a rousing singalong of “I am stuck on Big Insurance, because Big Insurance is stuck on me” President Obama Selassie was interrupted by South Carolina Congressman Joe Wilson who yelled “You lie” and then totally ran out of the place
Featuring a classic Gloria Jones piece and a new video from Wye Oak
There’s no competition in the health insurance marketplace without a public plan with low administrative costs, president Obama averred.
Can someone, anyone, explain why the President described health insurance companies as providing a “legitimate service?”
why do health companies deserve a 35% profit and why did Barry slurp’em.
This low-clash trashy behavior of Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC) during tonight's address is outlandish. While the President was dispelling the lies by the right regarding whether undocumented people in this country would be covered under health reform (they are not), Wilson took it upon himself to scream out: "YOU LIE"
Would a public option that ignores affordability, result in government subsidized insurance company profits, and no greater affordability for anyone?
The people who pushed to censor President Obama’s speech and who habitually call him a Communist or Socialist are not only the same ones who approve of Bush and Reagan speaking to our kids, they (or their parents) were running around calling Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. a Commie, and holding up signs at anti-civil-rights protests that read “RACE MIXING IS COMMUNISM”.