Obama Starts Big Push For Health Care Overhaul : NPR Yesterday Obama got the good old boys together to discuss fixing healthcare. Here is what I got out of the story. Corporations WANT TO PAY for healthcare. They asked a guy from General Mills and he said, "healthcare is a valuable tool we use to attract quality employees." So corporations, stop crying about not being competitive with the rest of the world because of labor costs and wages. The other concern comes from people who feel that they have good insurance now and they worry that any reform will worsen what they have. Obama assured that would not happen. They'll get the same quality, only pay a lot less. "the greatest threat to the foundation of the U.S. economy. He also issued a warning: "Those who seek to block any reform at any cost will not prevail this time around." The U.S. system is the world's costliest and leaves an estimated 48 million people uninsured.