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Old 04-26-2010, 03:32 PM   #1
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Britain's National Health Service in Warwickshire recently assigned Mavis Eldridge to receive care at the Selly Oak Hospital in Birmingham for the age-related macular degeneration she is suffering in her left eye. The decision was puzzling to Eldridge and her doctors because her right eye is already being treated for the same disorder at University Hospital in Coventry, 20 miles away. University officials said they were booked up. [BBC News, 3-1-10]
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Old 04-26-2010, 07:16 PM   #2
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So what are were you and the opponents of a public option afraid of? If the public option (which was an option, remember, in competition with multiple private sector plans) had been adopted it would fail miserably in competition with the private sector competition, right?
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Britain's National Health Service in Warwickshire recently assigned Mavis Eldridge to receive care at the Selly Oak Hospital in Birmingham for the age-related macular degeneration she is suffering in her left eye. The decision was puzzling to Eldridge and her doctors because her right eye is already being treated for the same disorder at University Hospital in Coventry, 20 miles away. University officials said they were booked up. [BBC News, 3-1-10]
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