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Response to truedelphi (Original post)

Sat Nov 15, 2014, 07:05 PM

5. To bad no government program has ever changed after it was first passed.

Oh wait....every single one has.

Wanna fix this:
Let's look at one facet of what the public wanted and then explained that they wanted in almost every poll taken between 2008 and Dec 2009, an important facet that was not realized - the public option.

Then start working on your state to offer it. The law does not require that every insurance program on your state's exchange be private. And with no need to profit, a public option should easily out-compete the private options.

Yes, we people in "red" states aren't going to get very far for the time being. But we're counting on you blue state residents to keep pushing forward. And lots of you (Hello, California) do not need any Republican votes to do it.

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