The health care reform bill is now awaiting the signature of President Obama. ESSENCE.com hit the streets of Harlem, New York to find out what average citizens think about the bill having been passed by the House of Representatives. Some were willing to voice their opinions and be recognized while others preferred to remain anonymous.
A woman in a wheelchair told her story but did not reveal her name, “I went to the emergency room awhile back for my heart and they would not see me because I did not have some type of insurance. I don’t know what I think about the new legislation getting passed, but I hope it’s for the best.”
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