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Meanwhile health and human services secretary Kathleen Sebelius setting off a -- controversy at the N double ACP convention when she suggested that people who oppose the health care overhaul.
Are exactly like people who opposed the civil rights overhaul let's listen.
The Affordable Care Act is the most powerful -- for reducing health disparities since Medicare and Medicaid were created in 1965.
The same year that the voting rights act was also enacted the same arguments against change the same fear and misinformation that opponents used.
Are the ones opponents are spreading now.
This won't work.
It'll destroy the health system.
We have to slowdown.
We have to wait.
So that would be in a majority of the country then because the latest Fox News poll finds.
66% of Americans are worried about their health care and that's up.
Fifteen points from just one -- ago.
For star wolf the -- residual politics editor and host of power play on foxnews.com.
-- there how we do an -- I would do wells secretary Sebelius went -- on to make possibly an even more inflammatory analogy I'll just read you what she said.
She said that everyone needs to stand up.
Too the critics of Obama care the way they did to lynchings.
Yeah during this civil rights era and two opponents of desegregation.
It is and it tells you where the administration's head is act that is for sure.
When the president today this is something he is as a penchant for doing.
Said basically the only reason anybody would say anything bad about this law.
Is that they are doing it for political reasons so the president -- questioning their motives he's saying all of these any people say that it's a train wreck people say it's whatever it's it's good politics.
But everybody knows that this is a good law and anybody who questions that is -- -- -- -- earlier this week.
Is taking -- -- step farther and not just impugning the motives of critics of the law.
By saying that those people are are cynically motivated but equating their resistance to the resistance of those people who opposed the 1965.
Voting rights act that's pretty that's a pretty heinous thing to say about somebody.
And she's not.
Unaccustomed to controversy.
But this sort of takes it into a new a new.
And not only is it incendiary of course but it's also a little tone deaf in terms of public opinion polls which show.
Across the board I'm reading one here from Gallup we just cited are on Fox News poll.
That Americans are growing more concerned.
As they hear more about the Affordable Care Act not less concerned and people are very worried about the effect it will have on their lives.
Yeah gosh yes and it's going to get it it's it likely to get more so and we've not seen is that poll you showed.
Already demonstrated not seen the perceptions of this -- change.
Very much sense it first came out the president has given dozens and dozens of speeches on it and talked and talked and talked about it.
The problem now and this is why Sebelius may have been ratcheting things up a bit with the NAACP.
They have to.
Have to get as many human being signed up as possible for this new entitlement program.
Win it opens up on October 1 where they're going to be in big trouble not just because they want it to be a permanent thing and they need to have enough people and rolled so that it lasts.
She wants the kind of folks were at the NAACP to go and sign up she wants the folks who are involved.
Hold jobs who are doing work in the communities who are who are involved where they live.
She needs those folks to become stakeholders so maybe what she was trying to say was.
Hey you may have reservations about this law but you signing up for this new entitlement program.
Is tantamount to you fighting back against Jim Crow or you fighting back against -- segregated south she's reaching a little far but you know things times are getting desperate for this administered.
-- now on the flip side the president did also speak about this issue -- Affordable Care Act today in which he said.
It's working basically that insurance companies will have to compete for your business and he cited New York -- as a great example.
Of where premiums will drop substantially thanks to Obama -- but you point out and power play that you can't necessarily news New York.
As representative of the whole country.
You mustn't necessarily used New York is represented -- the whole country it's most expensive insurance in the country because.
They have said in New York since you have said not you but you people have said since 1993 that every insurance company.
Must insure everybody who wants health insurance what that has caused is -- sick pool.
Of insurance -- that means that it has most -- insurance in the country for a reason.
Now the law is going to help cut that down because it's going to force people.
Against their wishes to purchase insurance that's gonna bring healthy people and a pool that's gonna bring the rates -- New York may drop in half next year save regulators there.
Ohio is probably more representative where they're forecasting an 88%.
Premiums for people who seek insurance on -- I'm glad I live in the New York area on the -- Chris I know you're a big fan of shark in NATO and does that add up right and apparently so is Karl Rove and his.
Outfit at American crossroads because they have seized upon the popularity of shark NATO in which they're now calling.
Obama cared NATO here is their latest -- -- -- -- -- million Americans.
Lawyer makes plans.
Over the top or not.
Maybe just maybe just the little that I don't think that cast Ian -- and it but yes maybe just a little over the top.
But there having fun.
Who doesn't love hyperbole.
That is great Crist Arnold thanks so much for all of the incite her to talk to you.
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