‘Sicko’ leaves top Democrats ill at ease

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Leading candidates are sidestepping direct comment on filmmaker Michael Moore’s proposals for universal healthcare.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Times Staff Writer
June 22, 2007

WASHINGTON — With the release of Michael Moore’s “Sicko,” a movie once again is adding sizzle to an issue that’s a high priority for liberal politicians — this time comprehensive health insurance for all. But unlike Al Gore’s film on global warming, which helped rally support on an equally controversial problem, “Sicko” is creating an awkward situation for the leading Democratic presidential candidates. Link to LA Times Story

aura writes: Michael is making the DLC sweat. Hahahaha!!! How entertaining. Enter Ralph Nader stage left.


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