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Bait and Switch

Sorceress Wrote: Mar 18, 2013 6:31 AM
Indeed. See my post above. As a retired person, I am already seeing problems getting medications because they are not available at the pharmacy or paid for by my insurance company. Pretty soon I suspect I will be given a choice of the blue pill or the red pill...

It's hard to believe almost any budget numbers coming out of Washington, D.C., these days. The reason? The Obama administration is cooking the books.

Okay, it's not actually violating any law. But perhaps it should be against the law for the Office of Management and Budget to do what it routinely has been doing: putting out budget forecasts that everyone inside the Beltway knows are not real. If a private CPA did that, he would lose his license to practice.

Here's the backstory. Health care spending in this country has been growing at twice the rate of growth of our income...