That's what it sounds like we're hearing from the left.
Yeah, now is a time to drown your sorrows, maybe cry a little, and admit defeat.
That's why you get elected. You think this is bad? You think you're going to get slaughtered in 2010? It will be a lot worse if you give up now. Either you get it done somehow, or you get all the flak for voting for HCR without the bonus of there actually being reform.
I'm contacting my Senators and Rep tonight. I suggest you do the same.