Comments for: What did history tell Snowe?

Posted Oct. 19, 2009, at 4:50 p.m.

In explaining her vote for the Senate Finance Committee’s health care bill, Sen. Olympia Snowe said, “When history calls, history calls.” What did she mean by this? In an interview with the BDN, the senator referenced the creation of Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid; is this a fair comparison? Will …

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