What if the Senate Finance Committee – Max Baucus’ baby – weren’t obstructing “Obamacare”?
What if Obama had instead designated Baucus’ committee as ground zero for crafting the deal – the incubator for the winning legislation?
What if Obama’s campaign promise to reform health care was just a prelude to cozy deals with the pharmaceutical industry?
Cenk Uygur has the whole story, and it’s depressing as all hell. I’m betting there’s a drug to make us feel better. Too bad lots of recent studies have found anti-depressants to be no better than placebo.
This is a much longer video than I’d normally post. It’s wonkish, ranty, and somewhat rambling. It also feels excruciating truthful. If you don’t need blood pressure meds by the end of it, you probably have undergone a conscience-ectomy.
Aargh. I feel a Rahm Emanuel rant coming on. Time for my meds!