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  1. The public option is obviously as dead as a doornail. My advice to the progressives is to take what they can get now.

    I don’t know what kind of health care reform will come out of this session, but I strongly suspect it won’t be much. There is, however a silver lining behind this very dark cloud. I am reminded of the Civil Rights Act of 1957. Don’t be embarrassed if you’ve never heard of it, there really isn’t a hell of a lot to remember about it; a mere pittance, really – a scrap of leftovers tossed out to "American Negros" (in the parlance of the age) in order to appease them. But it made the passing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 – the one we remember – all the more easier seven years later.

    We’ll live to fight another day.

    http://www.tomdegan.blogspot.com

    Tom Degan

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  2. ChocolateChiq

    Tom,

    I really hope you are right. As of this moment, I feel pretty let down by the Dems. Hopefully, I will be able to make peace with this soon and be able to "fight another day".

    Thanks.

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