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Monday, February 22, 2010

Health Care is Important, But Don't Forget the Unemployed

At MoneyWatch, I argue that unless Congress can learn to walk and chew gum at the same time, which it's unlikely to do, a side effect of the renewed attention to health care reform may be less job creation and higher unemployment:

Update: Maybe they were listening. If this bill does eventually pass, it will still be far, far short of what is needed, and much later than needed, but it's something. A meager something, but something nonetheless.

    Posted by on Monday, February 22, 2010 at 12:36 AM in Economics, Fiscal Policy, MoneyWatch, Unemployment | Permalink  Comments (9)


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