January 20th, 2010

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Наконец-то кто-то четко сформулировал, чем была бы плоха покойная реформа: Because the new health law would require insurance companies to ignore pre-existing medical conditions, millions of middle-income individuals would have a strong incentive to drop their current coverage, pay a small fine for being uninsured and buy insurance only when they need expensive care. If that occurred, then Congress would want to completely revise the health-care legislation, pushing the country closer to publicly financed insurance for all. Perhaps that was not unintended.
То есть в принципе, в силу своей нелепости, она гарантировала постепенный переход ко всеобщему государственному страхованию.

Теперь посмотрим, что примерно нас ожидает:

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