- Aug 26, 2007
- Reaction score
- San Antonio Texas
- Political Leaning
LAS VEGAS -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, seeking to console liberal activists who were disappointed by the final version of the national health care law, assured them that there would eventually be a public option.
"We're going to have a public option," Reid said. "It's just a question of when."
Reid's general comments reflected the same overall message to progressives that President Obama and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered earlier today. It essentially boils down to: We've done a lot of stuff, but we still have a lot of unfinished business, so campaign for us again.
During a question and answer session, Reid also argued against "fear tactics of those who say Social Security is going broke. It's not."
The American Spectator : AmSpecBlog : Reid to Netroots: "We're Going To Have a Public Option"
For all the talk about how his GOP Candidate says some wild things... where is the accountability for old Harry