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Chuck Jones Repudiated Republican Healthcare Quibbles 70 Years Ago

The award-winning cartoon ‘So Much for So Little’ broke down the issue of public healthcare in the Truman era. We still haven’t learned.

What 3 cents a week could get you in 1949
…or she might have, had the Republican Party not waged war against her body!
The answer won’t surprise you, but it will depress you!
He’s doing it for us, though!
The odds are worse today. By a lot.



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John Maher

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