Universal Health Care in America Introduction Few topics are more socially and politically divisive in the United States than the issue of universal health care. Right now, more than 50 million Americans, close to 15 percent of the population, are uninsured, while many others are underinsured. With the recession of 2008 in full swing, the fate of these uninsured Americans—particularly the children—is particularly distressing. This paper will describe the pros and cons of universal health care in America and conclude that, because universal health care’s economic efficiencies and demographic implications outweigh the political and moral good that it does, there is good reason for American to reject universal health care under a...The end:
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