Blog | Friday, March 26, 2010

QD: News Every Day--Health reform comes to pass

In the end, health care reform passed not with a bang, but a whimper. The House had to revote on the reconciliation bill after two procedural points were raised in the Senate. But health care reform is the law of the land. Whose wisdom was right, Democrats or Republicans? (NPR, SG2)

--There's still uninsured patients in need of coverage;
--New doctors eschew private practice for hospital salaries;
--President Obama still needs to sell the merits of the plan to businesses, legislators and to the public. (Kaiser Health News, New York Times, USA Today, Washington Post)