Post Tagged with: "rationing board"

October 10, 2012 07:19

Should Government Ration Health Care? It’s Coming

Ironically, the same people responsible for funding bridges to nowhere and all manner of wasteful programs and policies will be the same ones deciding whether or not your life-saving cancer medicine is helpful to the bottom line.

August 20, 2012 06:34

Flashback: Paul Ryan on Obamacare’s dictatorial rationing boards

“What our concern is, is if we invest all of the power and the funding decisions with a board of 15 people – who’s decisions go into law and don’t even go through Congress – is that the best way to save this entitlement and restrain spending? We believe there’s a better way.”

July 13, 2011 08:49

Paul Ryan on Obamacare’s dictatorial rationing boards

Rep. Paul Ryan on why Medicare reforms that bring choice and competition to seniors would lower costs better than IPAB – a board of 15 unelected people with the power to deny seniors care. “What our concern is, is if we invest all of the power and the funding decisions with a board of 15 people – who’s decisions go into law and don’t even go through Congress – is that the best way to save this entitlement and restrain spending? We believe there’s a better way.”

June 9, 2011 07:21

Like the Fed? You’ll love Obama’s Medicare rationing panel

[Obamacare] that was approved by every Democratic senator and signed into law by Obama created the Medicare Independent Payment Advisory Board.