Canadian Health Care Being Slagged Down South

WASHINGTON—The 13 million people who signed up for e-mail updates from the Obama campaign received an urgent message on May 17 entitled "Swiftboating Health Care." Signed by David Plouffe, former Obama campaign manager and now adviser to "Organizing for America," the message warns that the people behind the "swiftboat" ads of 2004, so effective against John Kerry, are now gunning for health care reform.

Leslie Campbell
Published: Wednesday, 05/20/2009 12:00 am EDT

WASHINGTON—The 13 million people who signed up for e-mail updates from the Obama campaign received an urgent message on May 17 entitled "Swiftboating Health Care." Signed by David Plouffe, former Obama campaign manager and now adviser to "Organizing for America," the message warns that the people behind the "swiftboat" ads of 2004, so effective against John Kerry, are now gunning for health care reform.

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