Time for Health Care Reform

August 2009
Assembly;Aug2009, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p6
The author discusses the issue of health care reform as the rising cost of health care continues to affect companies, which impair their financial operations, and individuals who pay with their minimum wage earnings. He emphasizes that employer-sponsored health insurance premiums in the U.S. have increased twice since 2000. Key provisions for health reform bills drafted by the House and Senate are discussed. He stresses the significance of a reform and a public option, which he says should be included in the insurance exchange.


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