Health Reform News
By Consumers Union on Monday, July 27th, 2009
In an interview with Fred Hiatt , President Obama discusses the nuts and bolts of paying for healthcare reform.
The Washington Post reports that the business community has not reached a consensus regarding healthcare. Large businesses such as Wal-Mart, have expressed support for a comprehensive healthcare overhaul, while the US Chamber of Commerce is opposed.
In an opinion piece, economist Paul Krugman argues that expanding healthcare coverage and eliminating inefficiencies in our current system not only saves money, but it’s also the moral high ground.
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