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Dean Confident Public Option Will Pass

Dr. Howard Dean (Howard Dean’s Prescription for Real Healthcare Reform: How We Can Achieve Affordable Medical Care for Every American and Make Our Jobs Safer) is confident that, at the end of the day, we will get a strong health care reform bill out of Congress—one that includes a public option, a key component of reform the former governor has stood behind since the beginning. Dr. Dean is so confident, in fact, that he made an interesting wager with MSNBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman. If we do get a bill with a public option, the skeptical Dr. Nancy will buy him dinner.

Like many viewers, I really do hope Dr. Dean wins his bet.

Read the whole article here.

 

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