Girl getting long-awaited lung transplant

Jun 12, 2013 Full story: WGAL-TV Lancaster 7

Sarah Murnaghan, a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl with cystic fibrosis whose family fought to have her prioritized for adult organs, is getting a new set of lungs, her family told CNN on Wednesday.

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Since: Apr 07

ridgefarm Il

#1 Jun 12, 2013
Good! As far as I'm concerned, they should have taken the lung from secretary sebelius
Root

Shreveport, LA

#2 Jun 13, 2013
Tom Loy wrote:
Good! As far as I'm concerned, they should have taken the lung from secretary sebelius
Agree 100%

Some things need to be taken care of right away and ebelius should be thrown from office for not doing so..among other things she "has" done.

Good to see you posting again. Keep it up Tom!

Since: Apr 07

ridgefarm Il

#3 Jun 14, 2013
Its good to be posting. Had to have a hernia operation and I was a bit preoccupied with that.
Root

Shreveport, LA

#4 Jun 14, 2013
Wow, hope everything is ok.

Since: Apr 07

ridgefarm Il

#5 Jun 15, 2013
Root wrote:
Wow, hope everything is ok.
Oh yeah, everything is hunky dory now.
Root

Shreveport, LA

#6 Jun 15, 2013
Tom Loy wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh yeah, everything is hunky dory now.
Good deal
WhoDoesNOTgetOne Now

Bryn Mawr, PA

#7 Jun 29, 2013
Tom Loy wrote:
Good! As far as I'm concerned, they should have taken the lung from secretary sebelius
No, they should've taken the lungs from the many CONservatives and faux Republicans out there that look for any reason to jump on the Obama administration.

She made the right call period. First there are rules and procedures in place to take out the human element and save time. These are thought out in advance to avoid debates and waste time. Also stops human bureaucrats from playing god. Then as a true conservative why would anyone want a government bureaucrat making a decision like this.

People as in plural died for this girl to get TWO sets of lungs, not one. And at least one of them was an adult set of lungs. At least one adult is still on the least waiting for a transplant.

http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/national-internati...

Also why was the family so secretative about the second set when they cried publically for the first set. Strings werent' pulled or rules were bent or broke for the second set???

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