if medicare is so great......

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    why not just offer it to everyone......
     
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    Who said it was "so great"?
     
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    Why not?
     
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    all the olde folks i know that are on it like it.....
     
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    FROM WHAT I UNDERSTAND, it is great for the insured, but it is a nightmare to control and costs our government a fortune.
     
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    i don't disagree with your assesment......so i am curious....if we already have a government run and funded health insurance company that is prtty much as you say.....

    and they are about to set up another one.....

    tell me why we should expect different results.....
     
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    because it makes too much sense. do that and reform the medicare part D prescription crap that the GOP is so intent on saving. :eusa_whistle:
     
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    :lol: Nice !~
     
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    I openly admit I do not have all of the answers, however I DO know that a key part of healthcare reform is reforming MediCare and MediCaid to cut waste and improve efficiencies, which in turn will help to drive down costs.
     
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    How about we start there ?
     

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