Healthcare "Reform"

Issue Bush Obama Change?
Health Care Corporate giveaway with Medicare Part D, specifically, SSA is not allowed to ask for bulk discounts for drugs. Citation, Citation.
Corporate giveaway with healthcare bill. Obama abandoned the public option privately while still publicly suggesting he supported it publicly.
This should be big news. Even while President Obama was saying that he thought a public option was a good idea and encouraging supporters to believe his healthcare plan would include one, he had promised for-profit hospital lobbyists that there would be no public option in the final bill.
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No Change

The medical industry always gets what it wants. Secondly, it could be argued that this measure should be rated "worse" because the medical insurance lobby scored a lot bigger with Obama than the pharmaceutical lobby did with Bush.


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