Many representatives work hand in hand to KEEP single payer health care from even being represented at meetings. And they also take huge amounts of money in contributions from HMO, Big Pharma and other medical groups. WHY should WE be giving benefits to representatives who work to keep the public from getting help?
People are made to feel guilty rather than realize that the 'cost' is what health care expects to receive. This has to change and be EXPLAINED!
For example, I had an ultrasound on my knee done in the US ... $1,500! I had the same ultrasound done in New... more »
If our government thinks they need to JAM healthcare down our throats, they need to have the same policy. Why do our elected officials get the BEST money can buy? In fact, we should demand that their benefits get cut NOW.
I would like to see Well Care available for all U.S. citizens at a reasonable cost. This should either be required of all insurance companies in the U.S. or a government program should be available. Especially those with birth defects that disqualify them from private health plans.