Ross explains vote | Arkansas Blog

Monday, November 9, 2009

Ross explains vote

Posted By on Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 8:58 AM

Here's Rep. Mike Ross' alibi for continuing to support a health system that leaves a quarter of the country with no coverage and bankrupting skimpy protection for many more. It boils down to the fact that health legislation will increase government spending on health care. Yes, more coverage will cost more. But it also might provide some competition -- and savings -- against the insurance companies Ross slaves to protect.

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