Headlines: July 30, 2009
by Ted Hutchinson, ASLME Publications Director
As expected, there is lots and lots of news out there today about the ever-evolving situation surrounding health care reform. First, there is a bit of positive news for the reformers that compromise has led to an important hurdle being jumped at the committee level in congress; that story can be found here.
But not all the news is good for the reformers. One poll has found increasing unease about health care reform, particularly among those who already have some form of health insurance. This then leads to this story about the Obama administration working to court more supporters who are already insured.
Finally, here is an interesting article about a hospital in Texas that is flexing its muscles in the health care debate.