Keith Olbermann: When It Comes to Healthcare, Follow the Money

KeithOlbermannIn my opinioin, health reform is the biggest issue in our country today. To have healthcare that covers everyone in the country who desires it, the Congress would have to mandate and fund Single Payer Healthcare. But,  insurance, pharmaceuticals and hospital corporations would prefer that healthcare be a privelege — and one with a very steep price tag.

In previous articles, I have looked at the statistics regarding healthcare costs, particularly how they affect single women. What I found was both enlightening – and discouraging…

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Olbermann isn’t the only newscaster following the money. Click below to see Ed Schultz’s interview with documentarian Robert Greenwald on his latest project that looks at insurance CEOs’ inflated salaries — which comes out of your health insurance premiums.

-Josie Brown

OTHER SMW ARTICLES ON HEALTHCARE COSTS AND TRENDS:

Red State Single Women: Support Single Payer Healthcare, or Stay Virgins

Sheila Kuehl Makes Another Strong Argument for Universal Healthcare

Prescription Pain: Your Health, and Your Money

Household Income—And Health Outcomes

Bill Moyers: How Insurers Keep Single Women from Healthcare

Joe Lieberman: Single Women Want YOUR Healthcare Plan