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05/29/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Rachel Maddow On Mark Kirk's Pledge To Repeal Health Reform: 'Really, Mark Kirk?' (VIDEO)

Mark Kirk has not said much about his pledge to "lead the effort" to repeal health reform since the media found out about statements he made at a Republican dinner in suburban Winnetka.

However, his opponent and other health reform supporters have taken those words and run with them--and two weeks after his pledge to end health reform, Rep. Kirk has still been silent on the issue publicly.

On Friday, MSNBC's Rachel Maddow addressed Kirk's "repeal" promise, saying: "Really, Mark Kirk? You want to lead the effort to restore the insurance industry's right to deny coverage to kids who have preexisting conditions? ... That's what you're gonna campaign on?"

Watch Maddow take on Kirk here:

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