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Opposing view: HHS decision shows no CLASS
USA Today

The Obama administration blundered when it abandoned the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act, the national voluntary long-term care insurance program included in the 2010 health reform law. CLASS would have been the first step down an important road — moving the financing of long-term care services in the United States away from the welfare-like Medicaid program to a self-funded insurance system.