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Health Care, Not Coverage
The Health Care Blog

For the next three months, the Supreme Court will mull the constitutionality of the new health care law. At stake is the government’s requirement that its citizens buy private health insurance. But whatever the outcome, it’s a foregone conclusion that some fundamental change must be instituted in the financing of health care delivery. Today, enormous sums of taxpayer money are spent on the administration of health care programs such as Medicaid.