Did we agree as a Democrat or Republican to put a man on the moon? Did we agree to go to war with Japan in 1941 on a partisan basis? Certainly, health care is just as important as the Apollo program and probably almost as important as declaring war. Its coverage, costs and scope affects all Americans in coverage, health care premiums, and inevitably how we end our life on earth. It is literally a life-and-death decision, although it requires a fair amount of effort to see how.