Friday March 21, 2014, 6:19 am
I'm wondering how this would work anyway, it seems that medicaid has as bad a name as food stamps did, and why wouldn't just have one of the state approved plans take over all the medicaid cases?
Friday March 21, 2014, 11:38 am
I think they really need to get a dictionary as I think they will find the correct term would be "amoral" it is something to do with the GOP group think which appears to be using an ancient dial up modem. There is just something that is just wrong about the GOP with their callous disregard for their fellow man and the fact that the only way you could get a drink out of them is to stick your finger down their throat. They really need to live in the real world as there are plenty of other countries that have universal healthcare which seems to work a lot better than the one America has that has been leaching off money whilst giving a substandard system.
Saturday March 22, 2014, 7:29 am
I think this is marvelous!
I also think this helps point to the racism embeded in the GOP', sleight-of-hand bullcrap about wanting people to be responsible for lifting themselves up by their boot straps...after they have cut those very boot straps.
Saturday March 22, 2014, 7:36 am
The country could, if it had a mind to, take some of that 1.2 trillion dollars (is that each year?)of high-end corporate welfare, money from the bloated Pentagon budget, and out it towards a single payer medical system, towards support for the many hospitals on the verge of closing,etc.; towards mental health care for the political crazies, who "know" that Obama had the Malaysian airplane taken down!
It's ALL connected.
Saturday March 22, 2014, 4:42 pm
Noted. Thanks, Cal. So glad to see this! It will take a large population to "rise up".....and it looks like people are finally waking up across America and getting off the couch. As I continue to receive mailings from Occupy and other connected grassroots groups, the photos of protesters give me hope. Numbers of people getting involved are escalating, and more and more locations are having protests. The rightwing blogosphere is all in a tizzy lately, too.....as their last dying gasps for air are being loudly heard. The only way they are "relevant" anymore is to the news channels who are continuing to do their bidding. After all the war between the crazy fundamentalists & "progressives" is money in their pockets.
Saturday March 22, 2014, 6:50 pm
As a former resident of Georgia (for 22 years, until I escaped, only to find my new home become little better), I am far from surprised that Georgia politicians would reject something in the best interests of Georgia residents.
The majority of members of congress today are millionaires and if you believe they will vote for anything or support anything that doesn't help themselves or folks like them -----you are creating a fantasy in your mind. Nothing will change until we can remove big money out of elections.
Monday April 13, 2015, 7:07 am
When they say "deficit reduction" they actually mean we should rob from the poor and give everything to the rich. This country shouldn't be about helping one another. ....(sarcasm)
Saturday May 30, 2015, 8:00 am
Psychopath republicans want to deny people healthcare. AS BAD as no healthcare is no dental care.
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