Stay the course

DoBias, Matthew
February 2008
Modern Healthcare;2/4/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the impact of the failure of the healthcare reform in California on the outlook for large-scale changes on the national level. U.S. President George W. Bush said little about healthcare reform in his State of the Union address. The indication is that sweeping policy changes in his final year of office-and during an election year to boot is unlikely. President Bush has indicated that he would use two potent weapons in his arsenal, the budget and the veto, to enact the cuts to Medicare and Medicaid.


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