Question Of The Day: Are Republicans Relevant To Health Care?

By Chris Good

Democrats are taking swings at the GOP, and Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC) in particular, for opposing health care reform. But does the GOP opposition matter? If moderate Democratic votes are what's needed, why the fuss?

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http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2009/07/question-of-the-day-are-republicans-relevant-to-health-care/21832/