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’Twas the week before Christmas’ at the Capitol

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Helen Marks Dicks

’Twas the week before Christmas, when all through the state,

many childless adults were feeling just great.


For their medical conditions would soon get care,

and BadgerCare coverage would finally be there.

These folks were nestled all snug in their beds,

while visions of health care danced in their heads.

And me in my red shirt and AARP cap,

had just settled down for a long recess nap.

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