. . . when I consider the humanity and abundant good sense of essays such as this wonderful piece by Nicholas Kristof, and then consider that Sen. Mitch McConnell, the senior senator from my home state of Kentucky, will be leading the fight to repeal Mr. Obama's health-care legislation and ensure that America's plutocracy rules the roost in, as Kristof so appropriately labels it, the banana republic that the US is becoming.
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