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Support for Berwick to Head Medicare Grows– Only Congressional Conservatives Are Opposed
The Health Care Blog

Summary: President Obama has tapped Dr. Donald Berwick to lead the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid. Senate Finance Committee chairman Max Baucus has said that he hopes to hold confirmation hearings before the July 4 recess, though he is making no promises.

Conservatives have begun their attack on the president’s choice, bashing him for having said some positive things about the health care system in the UK, and claiming that he plans to “ration care.”

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