Brenda Bee makes it clear than one need not be a health care wonk to see some pretty serious flaws in the system. Although she makes a common error when she states that the uninsured can’t afford health care coverage (my post on that subject can be found here), she asks an excellent question about Medicare’s most significant flaw:
If [in 1965] one-half of seniors had medical insurance then why did Congress feel it necessary to make health care FREE to ALL seniors? It made no sense to me then, and it makes less sense to me now.
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