I would wager that most of those involved in the conception, writing, political wrangling, and defense of Obamacare could not have gotten through medical school and have no clue about the realities of taking care of patients.
Without doubt the worst bill ever to pass Congress, signed by the worst President to ever sit in the White House.
He signed the bill and we still don’t know what is in it because Sebelius has the power to put anything she likes in it.
One reason I rarely hear mentioned is that this IPAB board is going to become a one-stop shopping center for political corruption.
You can just imagine what a large pharma company bent on increasing market share could achieve by spreading a little Walking Around Money amongst a handful of bureaucrats who have absolute control over the country’s health care decisions.