Thursday, June 11, 2009
Supporters of single payer health care will be traveling to Harrisburg to visit legislators and ask for their support in the passage of two bills that would create single payer health care in Pennsylvania. Mary Pat Donegan of Pennsylvania United For Single Payer Health Care says a change would result in millions of dollars in savings for Allegheny County. Donegan says that currently the county pays $88.4 million a year on health insurance but would only have to pay $24.2 if the county paid into a single payer system.
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