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Gonna tell you about a little girl from Pennsylvania -- sir -- hand she's ten years old and she needs some help serves diocese -- fibrosis.
Doctor -- -- only weeks left to live unless she gets a new set of -- Few organs are available from child donors she could get a ball logs -- -- rule prohibits anyone under twelve -- Michigan and organ before an adult so serves at the bottom of the list.
Here's your mom Janet on that.
The only thing standing between my daughter living and my daughter dying is the fact that she's ten and not talk.
That's unreal -- Is absolutely ridiculous you know the people in the adults even -- they have far less problems and she does gets those organs first.
They've set up a is called -- -- -- I'm sorry yeah.
Change dot org and you can go to get that they're the people make -- to change him or at least make an exception her case this little -- Has every right to live and it if she can't get it and somebody who's a lot older that doesn't need is badly it just seems to me to be almost immoral.
-- and what we.
What they need to do right now is make exceptions first make a second for her.
Immediately so she can get that that -- along save her life.
And then change the rule don't wait till rules change go through the bureaucracy won't do that let's do right now make sure she survives its.
Two beautiful little.
Does that seems to be lacking is just the ability for human judgement.
Rules are rules understanding of rules but there are exceptions it could be made in this seems to be one of -- and I admire the other -- are working hard and at least.
The -- waits to get her story in front of on because the gun she could be an example for other people in the futures and maybe somebody you know.
And I think -- in the future that some of these questions are.
That they're going to be heart wrenching but in some ways the government will make them an -- Easier for the government -- -- I mean that's the key lesson you always come away from when you look at bureaucracy.
That are replaces human judgement there is no human judgment any bureaucracy there's only pushing paper and signing documents and making cold decisions and.
-- and look or health care.
Is going -- meetings.
It is going to be.
Government bureaucracy which even David Axelrod has -- as admitted is too vast for even President Obama to control.
And if you look at this one case in the health care system.
The reason why they said that there were and there were these funky rules for adults and they -- they weren't that way for children.
Is because there was a lack of statistics.
And a lack of statistics so I know people put all this vote focus on statistics.
But to your point I mean human element and I just can't imagine any adult.
That would put themselves before a child I mean how -- would you have to be to jump in line are a little girl who is literally days away you know.
The good news just into these -- bureaucrats alone isn't that people make these decisions -- commission of independent non paid.
Surgeons and others around the country and and they had these rules I know it's difficult it is difficult but it is they just said there is.
Human dimension here in this little girl why -- somebody who's seventy years old get lungs when this little child cannot.
I mean I would love to respect to all the people that are not only -- -- -- -- restaurant but at some point our health system's going to be strange because some -- very old are taking these are very.
Unsightly smiling -- death panel for Bob some people might say to a wide as somebody who smoked.
Get lungs before a little girl who had no control over -- her illness -- and I I can understand from the panel's perspectives that are doctors they had this hasn't been tried before and you we don't know what the legal implications might be that the that doctors are thinking about.
If something went wrong are they going to be liable for -- but you know you have clinical trials in -- innovative surgeries repeat but tries something and I think.
It is worth a shot.
To give us -- it.
It is worth a shot in and I had children -- future this country not people who are 85 years old.
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