I stumbled into American Prosperity's Carl Bearden late last week on my way to my Capitol office. Bearden - a former state legislator who is now a lobbyist - has been active in leading the charge against Democratic health care proposals.
In a case of arguable deja vu, I came out from the Missouri Supreme Court today to see a sizable rally on the front lawn of the Capitol. Several groups - including GRO and Health for America NOW - were expressing support for the Democratic health care plans.
One aspect of the plan that received vocal support was the "public option." That proposal would provide government-backed health insurance to potentially millions of people.
Here's some video from the event: