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    Wednesday, October 13, 2004

    The big bully 

    This is a critical difference on health care, and Bush has it exactly right. The main cost of rising costs is that consumers feel no connection between what they use and what the costs are - most of it is taken care of by third-party payers, and the government is the biggest bully on THAT block. Health-savings accounts will give people back some feeling of ownership of their health care. Kerry's answer is to help make the bully bigger. But I WAS glad to hear one more promise: I have a right to cheap Canadian drugs.

    posted by Leo Morris at # 9:36 PM




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    On the left: Carol Towarnicky, chief editorial writer for the Philadelphia Daily News, from a liberal point of view.

    On the right: Leo Morris, editorial page editor of the Fort Wayne (Ind.) News-Sentinel, from a conservative point of view.


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