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Your morning jolt: Chambliss wants Obama to show ‘humility’

One of the key unknowns today is the approach that President Barack Obama will take with tonight’s attempt to reboot the debate over health care reform.

The Wall Street Journal thinks Obama will stick to his guns. The New York Times says to watch for signals that the president is willing to compromise on the public option.

As for himself, U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss says he wants to see a president who is at least chastened by the roars from August town hall meetings.

Talking Points Memo, the liberal blog site, is passing around this Fox News clip from Tuesday:

Said Chambliss:

I think what you’re looking at is folks on my side anxious to see what the president has to say tomorrow night. I think he’s going to have to express some humility based on what we’ve seen around the country during August, and that’s not his inclination.

Please note that Chambliss did not use the “U” word.

In an op-ed in this morning’s Wall Street Journal, Sarah Palin, the former governor …

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