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August 13, 2009

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The Health Care Meltdown

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I’ve been an independent contractor for the past year, and my boyfriend’s been unemployed. So I’ve been getting acquainted with the intricacies of the US health care system outside of employer-provided care, the universe affectionately known as the Wild West. Firsthand familiarity led me to seek a bit more policy familiarity - reading some books and think tank reports, following the health reform battle as it wends its way through Congress. And I’ve been itching for a while to create something that I hadn’t been able to find - a stark, straightforward overview of why health reform is happening and where it’s heading.

This week, when the hysteria seemed to reach a fever pitch, seemed like the right time to get this project done. So starting Tuesday night, I put together a quick little site, on the order of The Money Meltdown: DeathPanels.org.

Hope you enjoy it. Please send it to your crazy grandpa.

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Posted August 13, 2009 at 4:59 | Comments (2) | Permasnark
File under: Briefly Noted, Snarkpolicy, Snarkpolitik

Comments

Thanks Matt. That's awfully helpful.

For some reason, the words "clearer and more pressing" come to mind.

Posted by: Dan on August 13, 2009 at 06:39 PM

I hereby suggest that Dan should be Snarkmarket's authorized biographer.

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