And Sanders Makes 10

by
Abby Zimet

The public option may yet have a heartbeat, with Vermont's Sen. Bernie
Sanders joining nine progressive senators in a last-ditch push for it.
In a letter
to Harry Reid urging a vote under reconciliation rules, which require
only a simple majority, they list four excellent reasons why we need a
public option - though nobody seems able to explain how Congress has
miraculously failed to achieve that modest goal to date.

 

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