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Old 12-21-2009, 08:12 AM
 
Location: Austin
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The Democratic Party’s decades-long push to remake the U.S. health care system cleared a major hurdle early Monday morning, with the Senate voting to advance a massive $871 billion bill to extend coverage to nearly all Americans and tighten regulations on private insurers.
Source: Senate advances landmark health bill - - POLITICO.com
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:15 AM
 
Location: NY
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The beginning of the end for America. The only good thing will be the next 2 elections 2010 ans 20 12 when the morons in the Congress and White House get put out on their collective rumps for not listening to the majority of Americans who do not want this catastrophe shoved down our throats.
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:25 AM
 
Location: South Fla
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This is yet another sad day that they went against what majority of Americans want.
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:32 AM
 
Location: 95468
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This is yet another sad day that they went against what majority of Americans want.
The only thing good about this is that it's the demos baby. One hundred percent.
Let no one forget that.
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:34 AM
 
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Passed in obscurity. I wonder if Obama will have a "Mission Accomplished' banner behind him at his State of the Union Address.
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Old 12-21-2009, 11:22 AM
 
Location: OCEAN BREEZES AND VIEWS SAN CLEMENTE
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This is yet another sad day that they went against what majority of Americans want.

Jadex; You really think, they have the American People's interest at heart. Who is this really gona benefit!
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Old 12-21-2009, 11:24 AM
 
Location: Tampa Florida
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The beginning of the end for America. The only good thing will be the next 2 elections 2010 ans 20 12 when the morons in the Congress and White House get put out on their collective rumps for not listening to the majority of Americans who do not want this catastrophe shoved down our throats.
Watch out! The sky is falling.
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Old 12-21-2009, 11:37 AM
 
Location: South Fla
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Jadex; You really think, they have the American People's interest at heart. Who is this really gona benefit!
No I dont and thats what makes it so sad.

That our elected reps no longer fear us. They think they knew what we want and need more then we do

We need term limits and they dont get a pension they better start an ira lol something or put some money in a piggy bank
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Old 12-21-2009, 11:39 AM
 
Location: Right where I want to be.
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I'm sure the insurance companies are celebrating this morning....along with the democrats.

One question....
Where do I send my check?
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Old 12-21-2009, 11:43 AM
 
Location: southern california
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i am not so much terrorized by the endless black hole of debt we are going down but by the utter deaf ear of congress to the american people. i emailed rep and senator i did my job why do they continue in free fall in debt? confident failures.
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