Link This group has some pretty big backers, including GM, GE, most of the telcos, etc. Also Bush the first. How long can those lily-livered congressmen, avoid the issue? I know much of it has to do with Hilary. Any championing of her efforts is of course an endorsement of her and the Republicans of course don't want that. On a side note, my sister and I have been plowing through website after website to find information for our parents about the upcoming Medicare Drug Benefit. Medicare's website is mostly useless and in many cases misleading. Nonetheless, we think we've discovered what we need for our parents (we hope). I've got tons of information that in the next few days I'm going to compile and post here. If any of you are eligible or have loved ones who are, be prepared for some big surprises, not least of all is the fact that this hand out to big Pharma and big business is more or less mandatory, not optional.