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  •  But the Dems can highlight Medicaid signups! (10+ / 0-)

    And translate that into lives saved, number of people and families who will receive affordable health care -- and personal bankruptcies that will be avoided.

    Remember, the Republican Party’s message is: Medicaid signups don’t count.

    Bullshit! That’s why it’s so important for Brainwrap to be running a tally of Medicaid signups at his Obamacare site:

    In 2014, Democratic candidates should go for the jugular vein of the Republican establishment in all those states that denied their citizens Medicaid expansion!

    “The meaning of life is to find it.”

    by ArcticStones on Sun Nov 17, 2013 at 04:27:14 AM PST

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    •  I think this demonstrates support for.... (0+ / 0-)

      single payer.  LA demonstrates that people want the hc coverage but they don't trust the ACA (probably because it comes from a politician and very few people express trust in any politician).  The support from the duck calling stars (I suppose it's no stranger than a has-been family of a drug addled Rock star being popular) was partly derived from the same concerns.  They are part of the greater community and that was a pretty decisive win.
      It also gives Dem's a good deal of cause for hope in 2014.

      "When you think about the money spent/on defense by the government/& the weapons of destruction we've built/we're so sure that we need/then you think of the millions that money could feed/How long?" J Browne

      by rainmanjr on Sun Nov 17, 2013 at 09:46:56 AM PST

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    •  Like my state - ( locally known as FitzWalkerstan) (0+ / 0-)

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