Progressives Want Rahm Unleashed In Favor Of The Public Option


Members of the progressive lobby are calling on White House Chief Of Staff Rahm Emanuel put some of his legendary pressure on Congress to pass the public option.

The NAACP, the Campaign For America’s Future and dispatched a letter to Emanuel’s office today asking backup in the fight for a public option. From the letter, as reported by The Hill:

“We respectfully ask that the Office of the President take a stronger stand on a robust public option in order to enact true health care reform this year.”