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Dissecting Nancy Pelosi

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What is especially notable here is that Nancy Pelosi is one of the most powerful and influential women in the country. As past (and perhaps, future) Speak of the House, she determined what bills came to the floor for consideration. Her influence affected the content of bills that became laws to which we common folk must abide. Her knowledge and judgment shaped the society in which we live.


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April, 2012:

Last week, after the three days or oral arguments at the Supreme Court dealing with Obamacare, Democratic Representative Nancy Pelosi stood before an audience and TV cameras, and said this:

"We passed health care for all Americans as a right for all, not just a privilege for a few. It honored the vows of our founders, of life, a healthier life, liberty, the freedom to pursue out own happinesses [sic]."

"We knew what we were doing when we passed this bill. It is iron-clad, constitutionally. What happens in the courts is another matter."

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Well, for me, that was the last straw. I just sat there in astonishment, and shook my head. This simply could not go without comment.

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