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redqueen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-12-07 11:49 AM
Response to Reply #27
29. I see your point...
It's not quite the same situation.

Wow... we must really be optimistic if we're debating HOW a single-payer system will be implemented, instead of IF. :7

And thanks, I've enjoyed our discussion. :patriot:
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  -Single-payer healthcare does NOT mean doctors become gov't employees. redqueen  Sep-11-07 02:34 PM   #0 
  - Just like Medicare for all  OzarkDem   Sep-11-07 02:36 PM   #1 
  - "Medicare for all" is a great framing.  Gormy Cuss   Sep-11-07 02:38 PM   #2 
     - An issue that unites us all?  redqueen   Sep-11-07 03:00 PM   #8 
  - We should have Medicare for everyone. Problem solved. n/t  CottonBear   Sep-11-07 02:39 PM   #3 
  - Yup... single-payer...  redqueen   Sep-11-07 02:40 PM   #5 
  - Right. When someone says "socialism", I ask if the gov't owns our grocery stores yet. -eom  Justitia   Sep-11-07 02:39 PM   #4 
  - Or the bookstores. n/t  redqueen   Sep-11-07 03:32 PM   #9 
  - yeah, the framing has been wrong on this  lazarus   Sep-11-07 02:40 PM   #6 
  - Err... well... considering that the 'socialized medicine' lie  redqueen   Sep-11-07 02:53 PM   #7 
     - well, yeah  lazarus   Sep-12-07 12:28 AM   #10 
        - Agree 100%... which is why I posted this  redqueen   Sep-12-07 09:07 AM   #11 
  - I know many medical providers that accept medicaid  mdmc   Sep-12-07 09:08 AM   #12 
  - So are you saying they're against a single-payer system / medicare for all?  redqueen   Sep-12-07 10:34 AM   #13 
     - No. I am for it. I don't think that we need private providers  mdmc   Sep-12-07 10:55 AM   #15 
     - Well I certainly see no need to prevent it.  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:02 AM   #17 
        - I don't understand.  mdmc   Sep-12-07 11:08 AM   #19 
        - Like I said, I'm definitely not against it.  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:11 AM   #20 
           - Here is how I understand it  mdmc   Sep-12-07 11:18 AM   #25 
              - It's like a spoonful of sugar..  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:25 AM   #26 
                 - God Bless  mdmc   Sep-12-07 11:37 AM   #28 
        - Why NOT prevent private providers from taking medicaid funds?  mdmc   Sep-12-07 11:12 AM   #21 
           - Well, we don't have the government distributing groceries...  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:14 AM   #23 
              - Food stamps are meant to enhance the recipient's food budget  mdmc   Sep-12-07 11:36 AM   #27 
                 - I see your point...  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:49 AM   #29 
     - The government pays its employees better then the private sector  mdmc   Sep-12-07 10:58 AM   #16 
  - Good our government is doing too much killing as it is  underpants   Sep-12-07 10:40 AM   #14 
  - Well, when the *bottom line* rules all... shortcuts must be taken.  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:03 AM   #18 
     - Exactly  underpants   Sep-12-07 11:12 AM   #22 
        - Course not... you know how the liberal media is...  redqueen   Sep-12-07 11:16 AM   #24 
  - Single-payer, universal healthcare is, essentially, a payment system.  Vinca   Sep-12-07 12:01 PM   #30 
  - Yes, thank you. It only cuts the profit for insurers out of the picture.  redqueen   Sep-12-07 01:50 PM   #32 
  - From a post yesterday re the nature of single-payer...  warren pease   Sep-12-07 12:27 PM   #31 
     - Wow... thanks!  redqueen   Sep-12-07 01:51 PM   #33 

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