Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Sadly, I agree. Our hero seems reluctant to stand toe to toe and slug it out with any of the real issues, and campaign reform is number one. With three quarters of the population begging for leadership and supportive of a centralized approach, if he can't or won't do it now, he's over.
A medical care system that fails to address the cost issues is an automatic fail. No system based on the insurance industry model will do that. Neither will the "public option", unless some huge holes are plugged. Here's a great link, for those who are fans of Bill Moyers.
The real battle to reform health care

But--look at when this was aired. It's a month old.

Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.

by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Wed Jun 24th, 2009 at 12:44:20 PM EST
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