The gold standard

Judis, John B.
November 1995
New Republic;11/6/95, Vol. 213 Issue 19, p4
Argues that the passage of proposals for tax deduction for medical savings accounts (MSA) and for an MSA option with Medicare will demonstrate the influence of special interests on the U.S. Congress. Opposition to the MSA; Explanation on the aspects of health insurance that are beneficial to the public; Refutation of the claim that the MSA will reduce health costs; Negative impact of the proposals on the health care industry.


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