Final Health Care Push

For those of you who haven't heard it, here's Obama's speech to Congress, yesterday. I loved the point about "advice" from John Boehner. This is one of the more cynical aspects of punditry--asking someone like Karl Rove what he thinks Democrats should do, or asking Bob Shrum what Republicans should do. Anyway it's a good speech on the substance. See Fallows' analysis here and little more here.

Ta-Nehisi Coates is a national correspondent at The Atlantic, where he writes about culture, politics, and social issues. He is the author of the memoir The Beautiful Struggle.

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