(COMMENTARY) AARP Rails Against McCaughey's Health Reform 'Scare Tactics'

July 2009
Aging News Alert;7/24/2009, p2
The article focuses on the opinions of AARP lobbyist John Rother on an article about the healthcare reform efforts being considered by the U.S. Congress, written by commentator and television news personality Betsy McCaughey. According to Rother, McCaughey's commentary on healthcare reform is rife with cruel distortions, and the comparative effectiveness research is a technical term that relates to finding out the best treatment for patient by comparing different kinds of treatments.


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