The Health Insurance Industry Has Hijacked Health Care

July 11, 2009 at 5:52 AM (Uncategorized)

With almost 20 years inside the health insurance industry, Wendell Potter saw for-profit insurers hijack our health care system and put profits before patients. Now, he speaks with Bill Moyers about how those companies are standing in the way of health care reform.

I am sick with disgust after watching this interview.

There was nothing there that really surprised me. I already knew that this was exactly how public policy was crafted in America. Nevertheless, to have it confirmed so bluntly by someone who helped make it happen is just stunning.

Superwealthy corporations have been running the United States, buying tailor-made policy and a 20-year veteran of one of those corporations lays it all out.
Read the rest of this entry »

Permalink Leave a Comment