Single Payer Advocates Try Civil Disobedience at Senate Hearing

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Physicians for a National Health Program put out this press release today after 8 members or supporters were removed from a Senate hearing on health care reform. They were protesting what they said was the exclusion of single-payer advocates from the hearing.

You can watch some of the protest and hear comments from Senator Max Baucus here.

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