Congressman Bob Etheridge on a public health plan

Wake Health Services in Raleigh hosted a health care forum that included a keynote address by Rep. Bob Etheridge. One of the hottest topics in health reform is the possibility of creating a Medicare-like public plan that will compete against private insurance companies. The following video is an exchange on the topic with Etheridge.


  1. Leadership Conference

    May 29, 2009 at 6:49 pm

    A coalition of advocacy groups, meanwhile, is holding a national day of action Saturday for the establishment of a single-payer healthcare system. Events in more than fifty cities are set to include town hall meetings, rallies, vigils and protests outside insurance companies that profit from the medical system. The day of action is being organized by the Leadership Conference for Guaranteed Health Care

  2. Diane Moore

    August 9, 2009 at 5:54 pm

    When is your next Town Hall Meeting?

  3. Diane Moore

    August 9, 2009 at 5:55 pm

    When is your next Town Hall Meeting? Where will they be held?

  4. LAM

    August 12, 2009 at 7:30 am

    Progressives come to Lillington tonight 7pm and make our voices heard. We are too complacent and the Rethugs are drowning us out. If we want the public option on the table we better be willing to fight for it. I will be there and do my utmost to make sure the scabs do not hijack the meeting.

  5. blastus

    October 11, 2009 at 10:52 pm

    Bob Etheridge is totally incompetent and has lost touch with the people of his district. He should actually be representing New York with his tragic voting record. Flush the bum in 2010.

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