July 2011
Modern Healthcare;7/11/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 28, p23
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The article presents published opinions on the issue of healthcare spending, including the impact of the deficit-reduction plan and Republican legislative leaders in Florida's rejection of federal funds to help elderly people stay in their homes.


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