Support those who voted for reform

President Obama should be applauded for his great accomplishment, which will go down in history as a monumental change in American policy.

He is the eighth president to endeavor to achieve universal health care for all. While this health-care reform has only begun, it goes a long way to accomplishing its goal.

Everyone should be reminded that there were 34 Democrats in the House of Representatives who joined 178 Republicans in voting "no" against this vital piece of legislation. How could Rep. John Barrow abandon such a fundamental change as health-care reform in 2010?

Constituents need to scrutinize the candidates that we bolster in 2010.

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