Intelligence Unit Special Reports Special Events Subscribe Sponsored Departments Follow Us

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn RSS

Democrats open to idea of forming health co-op

Wall Street Journal, July 10, 2009
Senate Democratic leaders appeared open to establishing a non-government cooperative as part of a U.S. healthcare overhaul. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Sen. Charles Schumer said they were amenable to considering a cooperative to compete with private insurers as part of the effort to reduce the country's healthcare costs and expand coverage to uninsured Americans.