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Campaign 2012: Speaking of health insurance, life and death…
Los Angeles Times

Rick Santorum, meet Spike Dolomite Ward, a Los Angeles nonprofit worker who wrote in Tuesday’s Op-Ed page of her fight against third-stage breast cancer as an uninsured patient saved by President Obama’s healthcare reform program. Ward writes of her descent into uninsured status:

With the recession, both of our businesses took a huge hit — my husband’s income was cut in half, and the foundations that had supported my small nonprofit were going through their own tough times.