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    • Alan
    • 14.12.09 | 22:17 (IST)

    Semsen, I don't believe I'm brainwashed at all. My good friend in the UK with a father that had to wait 4 months to get his angioplasty procedure post-heart attack or the Canadians who come to the US to get MRI's or CT's done in a timely manner will strongly disagree with you about which system is better. I don't claim to have the answer but there are very real and serious tradeoffs between the US and European model. It is 100% clear that universal coverage will adversely impact the level of care insured US citizens currently enjoy due to the simple economic issues.

    from the article: For many American Jews, Obama's health care plan is a top cause
    First published 10:09 10.12.09 | Last updated 10:37 10.12.09
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