In her WSJ article today, "Ten Questions on the Health-Care Overhaul", Janet Adamy says it best:
It is crunch time for health care. Lawmakers who are trying to fundamentally remake one-sixth of the U.S. economy say this might be the most complicated legislation they have undertaken.
Here are some basics that everyone can grasp -- and probably ought to, because the health bill, if it passes, will affect almost everyone.
Janet is right. This legislation will affect everyone, yet 9/10 Americans do not understand the basics of healthcare policy.
To her credit, Ms. Adamy provides a nice summary of the healthcare reform taking place in Washington, D.C. that every American NEEDS to understand.
For your convenience, I have provided the following Key Quotes for each of the 10 questions/answers: