A Selection of Views
Health bill would fix what's broken Boston Globe
Over the last year, I've seen our healthcare system up close. I've benefitted from the best of medicine, but I've also witnessed the frustration and outrage of patients and doctors alike as they face the challenges of a system that shortchanges millions of Americans (Edward Kennedy, 5/28).
We need more primary care physicians now and we will need even more in the future as the baby boom generation ages (Ted Epperly, 5/27).
Conservatives Out of Touch With Reality On Health Care Politics Daily
Everyone is pro-choice when it comes to health care, but some conservatives don't understand what that means in the real world (Jill Lawrence, 5/28).
Good Luck With That Retirement! - Newsweek
Medicare and Social Security are in terrible shape. Unfortunately, private-sector health and pension plans are doing even worse (Daniel Gross, 5/27).
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