You expect any honesty from these people on any legislation, ever?

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THE INFLUENCE GAME: Health interests fund senators    full story

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WASHINGTON—Sen. Max Baucus, a leader in the troubled effort in Congress to write a health care overhaul bill, has received more campaign donations from the health industry than any elected federal official except President Barack Obama and three other senators.  

The Montana Democrat is enjoying this largesse — some $3.9 million in contributions from the health care industry since 1989 — principally because of his place as chairman of the Senate Finance Committee. The panel is at the center of this year’s health care debate, and on Wednesday Baucus released his view of how the medical system should be reshaped: an $856 billion, 10-year package of changes.

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Moyers says Obama and Rahm Emanuel in bed with healthcare industry:

https://allanerickson.wordpress.com/2009/09/03/why-is-obamacare-a-fraud/

GANG of SIX

FILE - These various 2009 file photos shows members of the Senate Finance Committee dealing with health care. Top row, from left are, Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M.; Committee Chairman Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.; and Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D. Bottom row, from left are, Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo.; Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine; and the committee's ranking Republican Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa.
FILE – These various 2009 file photos shows members of the Senate Finance Committee dealing with health care. Top row, from left are, Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M.; Committee Chairman Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.; and Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D. Bottom row, from left are, Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo.; Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine; and the committee’s ranking Republican Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa. (AP Photo/FILE)
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Story here: Appears the health industry likes the Baucus bill
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