Do Outbursts Help or Hurt Healthcare Debate?

August 12, 2009

The debate over healthcare is getting nasty.  Veteran U.S. Senators are facing angry citizens ripping into them as they return home to discuss healthcare reform with constituents. Click here to watch the video above by NBC News Chief White House Correspondent Chuck Todd.  You’ll get a taste of what’s happening at town hall meetings around the country.  What do you think? Is this an important part of Democracy or a  counter-productive distraction? Be sure to vote in our reader’s poll in the upper right hand corner of the CWN home page.