"Egregious! It’s so egregious" the caller to C-Span exclaimed repeatedly
in reaction to the House vote to reform health care.  "Can you be
specific about your concerns; what about this reform health-care bill
concerns you" the C-Span anchor queried?   "It’s….it’s… (huffing and
puffing) "It egregious, I can’t believe this has happened to MY

Can you imagine where this country would be if we allowed our social and
economic progress to be determined by fear,  cynicism and the sound
bites of legislators with ulterior agendas and motives?  Congrats
America on a big step forward.  Maybe a few thousand less Americans
won’t die this year because this plan will guarantee them health care. 
OOPS, was that a socialist wish I expressed?


About Mitchell S. Gilbert

Mitch Gilbert is a social worker, writer, and religious educator. A native of Brooklyn, New York, he has done community development work in Washington DC, Cleveland, Akron, Vancouver, San Francisco, and Las Vegas. Mitch earned a BA at Brooklyn College (CUNY), a Master of Science in Social Administration degree from Case Western Reserve University. In addition, Mitch has done graduate studies in Jewish tradition, history, and culture at New York University and the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Mitch serves as a volunteer Jewish chaplain in a state prison and a senior adult residential community. In addition to writing/blogging, he an avid volunteer and political activist.
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