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Politics preventing real health care reform?
MedCity News

Maybe in November, after the elections, we can have a good national conversation about this. Since it’s an election year, we really should be having that talk now.

But discussion of the Affordable Care Act is too toxic to permit civility — or, alas, rationality.

And that’s unfortunate, because the flawed act could be easily improved, if not fixed to everyone’s satisfaction. It also could be replaced with something else, if politicians from both parties were able to work together and compromise.