5.21.2009

Senator Kennedy To Stand With Us On The Public Option

From DKos' slinkerwink:

Great news just breaking right now. Senator Ted Kennedy has affirmed his support for the public option in health care reform in signing the resolution, which was just introduced onto the Senate floor that health care reform MUST include a public option. Now what kind of a public option it'll be is the question we'll be fighting to answer, and to our satisfaction as well.
Though purely symbolic, this show of strength by 28 Democratic senators sends a clear signal to liberals that a public plan, one of the left’s top priorities and a component of President Obama’s healthcare platform, will be part of reform.

Kennedy’s unequivocal support for the public plan marks a return of sorts to the front lines of the battle for healthcare reform.
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