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Healthcare leaders weigh in on presidential debate
Modern Healthcare

Pollsters, think tank analysts and healthcare interest groups on Thursday dissected the performances of President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, who spent a good portion of their first presidential debate Wednesday explaining how they would tackle the nation’s healthcare problems. Families USA, a liberal healthcare consumer group and champion of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, accused Romney of “breathtaking falsehoods and misleading statements” in a written statement from Ron Pollack, the organization’s executive director.