There are those who would caution that one shouldn't believe everything a politician says, and I agree with that. On the other hand, one would be wise to believe some of the things they say, such as the claim by the Party in Power© that the so-called "Public Option" is, in fact, the first play towards a single-payer, government-run health care system.
Now, who would dare make such an outrageous claim? Well, if you don't believe us, how about President Obama, Rep Barney Frank and Rep Jan Schakowsky:
[Hat Tip: Reader Tom T]