David Sirota, Kelly Canfield and 40-50 others delivered a petition with 35,000 signatures on it, asking Michael Bennet to keep his promise and introduce an amendment for an up-or-down vote on the public option in the Senate. SEIU and Progress Colorado showed up to demonstrate AGAINST the public option, advancing the pravda-esque notion that the [...]
|By: Jane Hamsher Wednesday March 24, 2010 5:12 pm|
|By: Jane Hamsher Tuesday March 23, 2010 9:27 am|
I was on the premiere of John King Live on CNN last night, talking about the primary problems Michael Bennet now faces as he moves away from his commitment made only a month ago to an up-or-down vote on the public option in the Senate. The Denver Post also writes about it this morning: In [...]
|By: Jane Hamsher Saturday December 26, 2009 6:12 am|
As David Sirota reminds us, this can only happen if member of the House consent, according to simple math.
And if they don’t take a stand?
Well, it’s Joe Lieberman’s world now, you’re just living in it.
|By: Jane Hamsher Tuesday August 18, 2009 5:00 am|
Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) David Sirota interviews Ed Perlmutter: Knowing the public option topic was on the mind of listeners, I made sure to ask him whether he would vote for a health care bill that did not include the public option. Perlmutter responded that he didn’t know. He did, however, seem to begin conflating a [...]