Jillian Bandes
We also "loose something essential about ourselves" when we oppose health care legislation. We also need to "replace acrimony with civility" — that's what the President believes needs to happen in the health care debate.

Here's what I believe. We can be as acrimonious, and flat-out reject the Left's interpretation of "wise policy," and not loose a damn thing by speaking our mind and saying "no."

We need realistic alternatives. We need health reform. But we don't need Obamacare.

Jillian Bandes

Jillian Bandes is the National Political Reporter for Townhall.com