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Health care reform: A deal or do-over?
USA Today

The Detroit News, in an editorial: “The modified (President) Obama proposal … increases the cost, to $950 billion over 10 years from $871 billion. … It promises to raise the money from the same sources — cuts in Medicare, which would jeopardize the viability of that already shaky program — and confiscatory taxes on high income earners and the medical industry, which would stall economic growth and kill jobs. … (It) would give the federal government rate-setting oversight for insurance policies. …