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Marco Rubio’s Crock-Flop

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From Talking Points Memo: Earlier in the Florida Senate campaign, Marco Rubio pledged his support for full repeal of Health Care Reform. Now he’s hedging on that, saying he thinks we should keep the ban on denial for preexisting conditions and allow kids to stay on their parents’ plans until they turn 26. In political terms, that’s enough to count as your classic flip-flop. You can see the video here. But there’s a deeper substantive point, which is actually worse, but…

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Marco Rubio’s Crock-Flop

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From Talking Points Memo: Earlier in the Florida Senate campaign, Marco Rubio pledged his support for full repeal of Health Care Reform. Now he’s hedging on that, saying he thinks we should keep the ban on denial for preexisting conditions and allow kids to stay on their parents’ plans until they turn 26. In political terms, that’s enough to count as your classic flip-flop. You can see the video here. But there’s a deeper substantive point, which is actually worse, but…

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Fox News goes on the attack against Charlie Crist

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No sooner did Republican Charlie Crist decide to run for the U.S. Senate as an independent, rather than a Republican, than Fox News was ready to attack him. As far as I know, nobody has called Crist a radical socialist… yet. Nor, to my knowledge, has Crist shown up on Glenn Beck’s blackboard next to Chairman Mao. But the anti-Crist bias was as bright as Florida sunshine in Sean Hannity’s “report” on Crist’s decision and Chris Wallace’s “fair and balanced”…

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