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Ambulance Delivers Obama Protest Petitions


 
 

TODD J GILLMAN | | Wednesday, September 9, 2009


WASHINGTON Before President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday night on health care, Republicans countered with a bit of street theater using an ambulance to deliver petitions from Americans who reject the Democratic version of reform.

"We don't want our health care hijacked," said Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, one of a dozen or so GOP lawmakers to take delivery of 1.3 million petition signatures that echo the protests at congressional town hall meetings this summer.

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