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Author Brill, Steven, 1950-
Title America's bitter pill : money, politics, backroom deals, and the fight to fix our broken healthcare system / Steven Brill.
Publication Info. New York : Random House, [2015]
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  362.1 B    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description x, 512 pages ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [471]-490) and index.
Contents Looking up from the gurney -- Center stage -- Max, Barack, Hillary, Billy, and the gathering consensus -- "This is what I thought the Senate would be like" -- A new president commits, and his camp divides -- Every lobbyist's favorite date -- Punting to Capitol Hill -- Deal time -- Behind closed doors : White House turf wars, industry deals, and Senate wrangling -- The Tea Party summer, "I'm feeling lucky," and "You lie" -- Snow jobs, poison pills, and Botox -- New trouble, then Mount Everest -- In Washington "everything is slipping," but not in Kentucky -- An Office becomes a Center-and it matters -- Meantime, outside the beltway... -- Waiting for Obamacare -- A guy in jeans, red lights, and a "train wreck" -- Two months to go -- Thirty days to go -- The crash -- Meltdown in D.C., dancing on eight toes in Kentucky, and frustration in Ohio -- The rescue -- The finish line -- Stuck in the jalopy.
Subject United States. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Medical care.
Medical policy -- United States.
Health care reform -- United States.
Health insurance -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Added Title Money, politics, backroom deals, and the fight to fix our broken healthcare system
ISBN 081299695X hardcover
9780812996951 hardcover