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Monetizing US health by Anti Obama health reformists – Rick Scott, CPR,

Posted in Uncategorized by T.Salami on August 14, 2009

Apparently Rick Scott and the group Conservatives for Patients rights have a big responsibility in causing what you see in the video below.

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Here is a little dish on Rick Scott: He created the organization Conservatives for Patients rights and has been advising people (mainly conservatives it seems) on the locations and times of town meetings where they can voice their frustration about Obama’s health reform plan.

Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman criticized the group in the New York Times as pretending to be a grassroots movement of citizens. When in actuality the citizens were bussed in to congress person’s local meetings and the group was being led by [Rick Scott]. via Op-Ed Columnist –The Town Hall Mob – NYTimes.com.

Wait there’s more. Rick Scott became rich of America’s failing health system and if that is not enough, the hospital company he created Colombia/HCA was awarded the largest fine in U.S. history of 1.7 billion dollars for defrauding the government.

And you wonder why U.S. health costs are rising? When people like Rick Scott are getting rich of those in need of health services by up scaling prices (treating people for something minor and charging the government and tax payers a higher price for the service?)

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And it is with Scott’s position on health care that Palin has taken sides? Calling Obama’s plan downright evil?

She needs a reality check or maybe a revamped US health system could give her a dose or two that would perhaps allow her to see things differently.

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