A Solution to Our Health Care Crisis

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Author(s) Gavin Newsom
Source The Huffington Post
Date July 23, 2009
URL http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gavin-newsom/a-solution-to-our-health_b_244057.html
Quotes-start.png "In San Francisco, we decided to treat this crisis. Two years ago, we launched the country's first universal health care program, Healthy San Francisco. Today, almost 75% of previously uninsured residents are enrolled in our "public option" program. 44,249 people, at last count are now covered by our public plan. Healthy San Francisco is saving lives, reducing costs and creating competition." Quotes-end.png

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This item argues for the position Act should be passed on the topic Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.