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Friday, August 6, 2010

Government Says Medicare’s Life Extended


“Medicare’s finances have been strengthened by the new law setting in motion broad changes to the nation’s health-care system, according to a government forecast issued Thursday, which says the fund that pays for older Americans’ hospital care will last a dozen years longer than expected.” (Washington Post, Friday)

What’s worth less than a government forecast?

FEE Timely Classic
“Why Medicine Is Slowly Dying in America” by Michael J. Hurd