Politics & Government

August 21, 2009

Is anger at town halls just about health care reform?

Seven months after President Barack Obama took office promising change and offering hope, another emotion is clanging in American ears: Anger. Anger over massive job losses in a wounded economy. Anger over fat bonuses paid to bankers. Anger over foreclosures, mortgage fraud and the plight of gullible or greedy homeowners duped by predatory lenders. And now — genuine or manufactured — anger over possible health care reform.

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