Producer: Knickerbocker SKD
Service Employees International Union: "Worried Sick"
Running Time: 00:30
Debut Date: 10/06/2008
Ad Buy: Pennsylvania and Wisconsin
Cost: not available
Summary: Two women discuss the pitfalls of McCain's health care plan.
Script of "Worried Sick" (TV)
WOMAN #1: How did Sam's surgery go?
WOMAN #2: Good, thank god. I don't know how we're going to pay all the bills.
We've got insurance, but it doesn't seem to cover much. He's been out of work for two weeks.
ANNOUNCER [v/o]: Worried sick about health care costs? John McCain's plan won't help.
McCain's health care plan would raise taxes for many families and would deny coverage for pre-existing conditions like cancer.
(Text on screen: source: thinkprogress.org)
WOMAN #2: And get this: McCain wants to start taxing our benefits.
(Text on screen: Worried sick? Get the facts at www.seiu.org)
WOMAN #1: Maybe you should send him your bills.
ANNOUNCER [v/o]: SEIU COPE is responsible for the content of this advertisement.
(Text on screen: Obama for president; Paid for by SEIU COPE. www.seiu.org; Not authorized by any candidate or candidate's committee)
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