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Fast-tracking challenge to health-care takeover




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March 11, 2011, 9:55pm
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This statement was issued today by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott regarding the 11th Circuit's order fast-tracking the challenge to the health care takeover:

"The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals issued an order tonight that fast-tracks the states' legal challenge to the federal health care takeover. We applaud the 11th Circuit's order and are encouraged that the federal appeals court recognizes the significance of this case--and the urgent need for a decision."

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old as dirt  
Wilson Co.  
March 14, 2011 1:27pm
 
Excuse me 4th Gen, I am a native Texan, a product of the Texas public school system, and hold two degrees from state supported Texas universities. And, I am a US citizen who has a constitutional right to express an opinion. ... More ›

 
4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 14, 2011 9:06am
 
"Old as dirt", I don't believe you. There is a difference between quality of health care and the number of people having health insurance. For instance, the Texas Medical Center in Houston annually has several ... More ›

 
old as dirt  
Wilson Co.  
March 14, 2011 8:19am
 
Why do we fight to keep a heath care system that ranks 32nd in the world. During my 44 year career in international business, I lived for extended amounts of time in Canada, Europe, and Brazil; they all had a better system of ... More ›

 
4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 13, 2011 10:18pm
 
"old as dirt", as tragic as the death of a child is, logic tells me that there will be thousands of elderly die from the lack of medical care that will be denied or delayed because of the lack of doctors to treat ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
March 13, 2011 9:12pm
 
So, we are to believe that Obama, the almighty one, will make sure that we never, ever again have to lose a loved one?

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
March 13, 2011 8:57pm
 
old as dirt: I believe that was Bush and it took a REAL President to do something about it so others would not have to lose a loved one.

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
March 13, 2011 6:58pm
 
Old As Dirt, Seems to me you just as well might be asking HOW COULD GOD ALLOW SOMETHING LIKE THIS TO HAPPEN IN 2011? (I am sorry about the death of this sweet little child.)

 
old as dirt  
Wilson Co.  
March 13, 2011 2:09pm
 
As a moderate Republican, I have never understood the Republican Party's distaste for our new national health care. My brother lost his job in 08. Because he has considerable skills, he quickly found another one, but with ... More ›

 
4th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 13, 2011 11:41am
 
If we had a REAL President, this would have already been headed on a fast track to the Supreme Court and he/she wouldn't have had to been ordered to do so. Elections do have consequences! "hope and change" has ... More ›

 
Col. William Sanders  
McLean, GA  
March 12, 2011 9:29pm
 
We need all the states to join in on the same form of challenges. As Ben Franklin said (generally) on the signing of the Declaration of Independence: "Gentlemen, we must all hang together or rest assured we shall all hang ... More ›

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