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We have something to fear from fear-mongering itself

Ezra Klein Totalitarianism? Death panels? The end of America as we know it? These critiques are shocking in terms of what the speakers believe their colleagues and representatives are willing to do to the American people.

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'We have to make them listen'

Eli Saslow» Iowa man takes to the bullhorn at rally against Obama and health-care overhaul.

How a public option saved my live

Ibby Caputo» Shortly before I received my diagnosis of acute myelogenous leukemia at age 26, I had moved to Cape Cod, Mass., for an internship. I had no medical insurance, but miraculously the state's watershed universal health-care law had recently gone into effect.

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Karen Ignagni

As president of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), Ignagni is a powerful voice for the companies that offer health, dental, disability and long-term care coverage to millions of Americans.


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