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Opposing view: Tackle costs first
USA Today - Steve Poizner

Any reform of America’s health care system must begin with a bold effort to reduce costs. Unfortunately, despite candidate Obama’s promises, President Obama and the Democrats in Congress favor health care legislation that does little to address costs. In fact, these bills would only increase the cost of health care for American consumers. The Obama administration itself recently conceded that reform legislation would increase national health care spending by at least $222 billion over the next 10 years. How, exactly, would costs rise.