Blue Dogs threaten to bring down Pelosi’s healthcare bill

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Centrist Democrats are threatening to oppose their party’s healthcare legislation unless House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) accepts changes that make the bill more to their liking.

Seven Blue Dogs on the House Energy and Commerce Committee have banded together to draft amendments that they’ll co-sponsor in the committee markup, which starts Thursday. Rep. Mike Ross (D-Ark.), the Blue Dogs’ point man on healthcare, says if those changes aren’t accepted, they’ll vote down the bill. Read More

Its time to start contacting your congressmen letting them know that you don’t want your private Insurance taken away and not to raise your taxes. Most Americans do not want government ran healthcare!

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