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Uwe Reinhardt – Why health reform critical for family making $70,000 a year

Last Friday, Uwe Reinhardt of Princeton University, one of the most prominent and respected health care economists in the world, gave a presentation on health care reform. In it he ran the numbers on costs and showed that health reform isn’t just critical for lower income people. Even for people in higher income brackets, costs are exploding in a way that simply isn’t sustainable. Give Professor Reinhardt three minutes and he’ll show you why: