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Comparing U.S., Canadian health-care systems

One thing Americans and Canadians can agree on is that we don’t want each other’s health-care systems.

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper, pictured with U.S. President Barack Obama, with British Prime Minister David Cameron, pictured on Jan. 18, 2013, at the G8. Trudy Lieberman writes that although the Affordable Care Act in the U.S. calls for more people to have health insurance by offering subsidies and mandating all Americans have it or face penalties, the concept of universality is still a far distant goal.

 

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Comparing U.S., Canadian health-care systems

One thing Americans and Canadians can agree on is that we don’t want each other’s health-care systems.

Photograph courtesy of the PMO
Prime Minister Stephen Harper, pictured with U.S. President Barack Obama, with British Prime Minister David Cameron, pictured on Jan. 18, 2013, at the G8. Trudy Lieberman writes that although the Affordable Care Act in the U.S. calls for more people to have health insurance by offering subsidies and mandating all Americans have it or face penalties, the concept of universality is still a far distant goal.

 

  

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