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Progressive Health Care Leaders Sign Off On White House Insurance Plan

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Returning the money was "the honorable thing to do," she wrote.

She said all of the 64 other progressives for whom her site raised a total of $430,000 last summer should also return the donations because the fund-raising was specifically because of their commitment to vote "no" on any bill without a strong public option.

"While he shouldn't be expected to carry the weight of the health care bill on his back when the other 64 members of Congress have abandoned him," she wrote, "it is both disheartening and illuminating to realize that the progressives in Congress have no true commitment to anything but putting on a show."

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