Archive: DeAnn Friedholm
Obama spoke to the America we could be, clearly describing the need for us to face the economic and moral challenge of our broken health-care system.
By DeAnn Friedholm | September 10, 2009; 09:53 AM ET | Comments (1)
Experience tells us we will be subjected to endless ads spreading fear and misinformation, plus a steady stream of talking heads on TV and radio, interested in generating heat, not light. Will it end up killing health reform? Will we re-live August of 1993? Instead of missing the opportunity, what if, for once, we made Thomas Jefferson proud?
By DeAnn Friedholm | July 30, 2009; 05:10 PM ET | Comments (0)
If we are really going to achieve meaningful reform of our health care system - which is desperately needed - the American public must ignore the scare tactics that are starting to fill the airwaves and instead take time to grasp what the proposed changes would mean for their families, their doctors and their communities. Everyone needs to pay attention, because everyone is affected.
By DeAnn Friedholm | June 17, 2009; 09:51 AM ET | Comments (1)