The statistics are surprising to say the least. This article proves that our health care system is in need of reform (generally to cut high costs and provide more affordable options), but it also proves that our government does not need to rush into any unwarranted decisions on the issue. Especially when dealing with the issue of a public option.
The best way to fight this abuse of power is to get informed.
Read. Research. Respond.
Find a town hall and ask questions.