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    Your point in understood and well taken. However, isn't this better than supposition about "death boards" which have NO basis in legislative fact, regardless of the bill revision?
     
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    will this new government run and funded health insurance company have a group of people that will set policy as to:

    who is covered...

    what is covered....

    how much things will cost....

    what prexisting conditions will be covered....
     
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    That would somehow concern me more if you know, that didn't already happen.

    Some beancounters with a budget are going to be replaced with other beancounters with a budget?
     
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    Did you READ the summary?
     
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    Bottom of page 2. Employer responsibility.

    Why would my employer pay anything when I can get it from the government. I see a lot of companies dropping health insurnace benefit all together.
     
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    To attract the better talent. The government option is only designed to provide basic health care. As we all know, employers provide many different versions of coverage. CEOs (and our elected officials) get "Cadillac" coverage. I don't see this changing for companies who want to attract better applicants. Do you?
     
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    can't open the link here.....seems my question was pretty simple.....

    will theis new insurance compay have a group of people that will set policy.....

    yes it will .... or no it won't....
     
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    Another concern is that congress refuses to be on the same plan as the rest of us. WHY NOT?
     

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