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August 10, 2009

Those who have followed the current health-care debate certainly have begun to hear the dreaded "R-word:" rationing. At this point, one side has attacked the other side's plan for...

Health Care, Medical Science or Healing Art?

July 29, 2009

A significant element in the dispute over health-care reform seems to involve conceptions of the prospects for costs, and cost savings. Some people seem predisposed to believe that the prospects...

Don’t Count on Congress to Control Health Costs

July 10, 2009

The Obama administration, faced with a major economic recession and financial crisis along with a collection of international crises, has outsourced health care reform to the Congress. But that carries...

Health Care: Thinking Through A Public Option

June 30, 2009

CED's Senior Vice President and Director of Research Joe Minarik discusses the President's remarks on a public plan:Now, the public plan I think is [an] important tool...

Reality Bites Health-Care Reform

June 24, 2009

Last week, reality hit the health-care reform process in the Congress. The bad news is that it slowed the push toward enactment of legislation. The good news is that, in...

CED Endorses the Healthy Americans Act

June 09, 2009

Washington, D.C. June 9, 2009 - The Committee for Economic Development, for 67 years a leading business group that pursues public policy in the national interest, today publicly endorsed the Healthy Americans...