I started posting on HowieinSeattle in 11/04, following progressive American politics in the spirit of Howard Dean's effort to "Take Our Country Back." I decided to follow my heart and posted on seattleforbarackobama from 2/07 to 11/08.--"Howie Martin is the Abe Linkin' of progressive Seattle."--Michael Hood.
Monday, May 28, 2012
"Democrat (Jim McDermott) To Offer A ‘Lifeline’ For Single-Payer Health Care"
Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA) will soon introduce
legislation that would allow states to use federal funds they’re
receiving through Medicare, Medicaid, and other health care programs to
build a universal single-payer system. Advocates are describing the bill
as a “lifeline” for advocates: MORE...