The Reid Senate health restructuring bill cleared its first hurdle Saturday with a 60-39 cloture vote to begin debate. The party-line vote (Sen. Voinovich, R-Ohio did not vote) allows the full Senate to begin debating the bill. The bill, with its numerous rationing concerns, will be debated after this week's Thanksgiving recess. Please see earlier posts - one by one, for analysis of the numerous rationing concerns.
Price Controls (Medicare)
Shared Decision Making (Advance Care Planning)
The Medicare Commission
Assisted Suicide Funding?