Thursday, December 24, 2009

Obama Campaigned on a Public Option (Video)

Another day, another campaign promise that Obama can't recall ever making. Now President Obama says: "I didn't campaign on the public option."

Yeah, well, then who is that imposter in the video clip below? Help the Progressive Change Campaign Committee put this ad on tv.

And who is the imposter campaigning for the public option in this MSNBC Countdown clip?

"Essentially . . we're going to set up a public plan that all persons and all women can access if they don't have health insurance. It will be a plan that will provide all essential services, including reproductive services."

Firedoglake: Obama Thinks Lying To The American People Is The Best Strategy / Digby: President Goldilocks: Depends on what the meaning of the word "campaign" is: / Think Progress: FLASHBACK: Obama Repeatedly Touted Public Option Before Refusing To Push For It In The Final Hours / Daily Kos: President Obama: "I Didn't Campaign on the Public Option."