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Democrats’ proposals build on current system, reject single-payer

Wall Street Journal (subscription required), January 25, 2008
Democrats backing universal healthcare have long favored a single-payer system, with government replacing insurance companies and providing insurance for everyone. More recently, most have advocated a more modest system that provides universal coverage by building on the employer-based system. The ghost of a single-payer system, however, looms large.