Since the very beginning of the health care debate, Governor Howard Dean  has been out there, effectively championing the public option as the only way to keep the insurance companies honest, keep costs down, and give Americans a choice. Time and time again, he has made the point firmly, forcefully, and convincingly. Now we are on the cusp of real reform.
Yes, Howard Dean has been a leader—a remarkably informed, effective proponent of the public option.
But he’s not Heather Graham.
From The Huffington Post:
In a new frontier of the public option debate, progressives are getting a hand from movie star Heather Graham to pitch the much-discussed health care reform provision.