The Mayo Clinic, a organization Barack Obama has praised, is opposed to the healthcare plan. They’ve actually studied up on it, unlike members of Congress who refuse to read it.
Although there are some positive provisions in the current House Tri-Committee bill – including insurance for all and payment reform demonstration projects – the proposed legislation misses the opportunity to help create higher-quality, more affordable health care for patients. In fact, it will do the opposite.
Another point of interest is that Democrats refer to the mentally disabled in the legislation as “retarded.”