Thursday, March 25, 2010

The Bottom Line Remains: Profits Over People

"And I am very upset that a fundamental result of this bill will be funneling billions more in taxpayer dollars to large pharmaceutical and medical technology companies, and to large insurers. These industries already make obscene profits, and their greed is the principal cause of our existing, dysfunctional "disease management system." We'll be on the right track when passing a piece of legislation makes big pharma and insurance stocks tank - rather than soar, as they have lately."

Dr. Andrew Weil