Originally Posted by BucEyedPea
He is, he just can't get away with it all in one shot due to checks and balances. He's an incrementalist. An impatient one but one nevertheless.
"That's the problem with you progressives..."
He's such a Marxist that when he had a super majority in the Senate he didn't even attempt to bring up a single payer system for debate
. Not as a bargaining chip or a proposal he wanted to spend political capital on, he didn't even bring it up for debate.