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Robert Reich for the public option

[amazonify]0307277992:right[/amazonify]Robert Bernard Reich (pronounced /ˈraɪʃ/; born June 24, 1946) is an American politician, academic, writer, and political commentator. He served as the twenty-second United States Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton, from 1993 to 1997.

A summa cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College, Reich is a former Harvard University professor and the former Maurice B. Hexter Professor of Social and Economic Policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University. He is currently Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley.

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Robert has a blog here, and his latest post is titled “Too Big to Fail: Why The Big Banks Should Be Broken Up, But Why The White House and Congress Don’t Want To”

In the video below, Robert urges you to call your senator and remind them you are in favor of a strong public option.