67% of conservatives support having the choice between a public option and private insurance.
71% of Republicans support having the choice between a public option and private insurance.
77% of Americans support having the choice between a public option and private insurance.
For those of you that have a problem with reading comprehension I took a moment to annotate this Survey USA graphic. There is your "Left of the Left" in RED and BLUE...
Now... You could do nothing at all about this issue OR... You could contact these Connecticut politicians and ask them to join the vast majority in the "Left of the Left" and take a strong stand for a public option:
CT-01: John Larson - Phone: 202-225-2265
CT-02: Joe Courtney - Phone: 202-225-2076
CT-03: Rosa DeLauro - Phone: 202-225-3661
CT-04: Jim Himes - Phone: 202-225-5541
CT-05: Chris Murphy - Phone: 202-225-4476
If voting on principle is not enough incentive for them... Perhaps we can interest them in this ever sweetening pot of gold:
Bloggers Take $300,000 Victory Lap
We just crossed the $300,000 mark in our effort to thank the progressive members of Congress who signed the August 19 letter, pledging to vote against any health care bill that does not have a public plan.
A little video on where we are in this debate: