Dems Set to Scrap Medicare Expansion

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    WASHINGTON -- The end game at hand, Senate Democrats appeared ready to jettison a proposed Medicare expansion from historic health care legislation Monday in hopes of assuring Christmas-week passage of the bill to extend coverage to tens of millions.
     
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    Christmas? You mean they're not still trying to pass it before Labor Day?
     
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    Fuck.

    I guess it's true then.

    Democrats can snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.
     
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    The well worn Will Rogers quote rings true again, "I do not belong to any organised party, I am a Democrat."
     

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