President Barack Obama addressed the nation after the House passed health care reform last night.
“We didn’t give in to mistrust or cynicism of fear,” the President said, looking directly into the camera. “Instead, we proved that we are still a people capable of big things.”
Good for small businesses, for the current uninsured, for Americans who have been denied health care for pre-existing conditions. The end game of political analyses, ramifications, and Twittering may come quickly, but the positive outcomes will have a long-lasting effect.
As the President says: “This is what change looks like.”