So Much For Audacity

by
Abby Zimet

With the vote on health reform imminent, a lucid open letter
to wavering Democrats from Marjorie Margolies - who lost reelection on
an unpopular vote in a rabid political climate - urging them to vote
their conscience. Having to argue for such an elemental notion
on such an imperfect bill - is this the change we can believe in?

"There are times in all our careers when we must ask
ourselves why we're here...I urge you simply to cast the vote you can be proud of next week,
next year and for years to come."

 

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