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US Senate Briefing Paper on Health Care Reform

Posted By Adam Searing On June 2, 2009 @ 9:15 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

This came out last week (May 21 – it was apparently leaked last weekend) in the US Senate’s Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP). This committee has been much less public with its deliberations. The paper includes and employer and individual mandate and a public health insurance plan option. In addition there are strict new limits on private insurers and substantial premium assistance. Overall, really much more a general outline than any detailed look – but the important elements are there, including a public plan:

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