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Debating ‘RomneyCare’s’ Parenthood

WBUR's CommonHealth blog: Video Debate: Is RomneyCare Really The Parent Of ObamaCare?
[The video is] a lively — though civil — Republican-Democrat debate about whether it's fair to consider Massachusetts health reform as the "parent" of the federal health overhaul. As CommonWealth magazine executive editor Michael Jonas introduces it: Talking over the issue are Tim Murphy, who was Romney's secretary of health and human services ... and John McDonough, who was in the thick of the 2006 reform as director of Health Care for All (Goldberg, 10/31). 

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