Health-care overhaul legislation being drafted by House Democrats will include $600 billion in tax increases and $400 billion in cuts to Medicare and Medicaid, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charles Rangel said.
Friday, June 12, 2009
Ohhh, that is gonna hurt
Especially considering that announced price tags for government programmes never (note, never) match the final much higher bill, forever. Not to mention that the cuts, well they just never seem to materialise:
Posted by Georges at 21:50