Make Him Do It

Nader, Ralph
September 2009
Progressive Populist;9/15/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p19
The article reports on U.S. President Barack Obama's move on making health insurance reform. It states that Obama suggests confabs in the White House with bosses of giant drug and insurance companies. It mentions that Obama promises to pursue ban in the U.S. from dealing for drug reduction which taxpayer pays on the drug benefit program. It also notes that Obama's roundtable meeting has tried to exclude backer of a single payer system that has been favored by most Americans, doctors and nurses.


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