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Newt’s Center For Health Transformation Plan Has Failed in Georgia

An interesting little article popped up in my email today, a report from The Center For Budget and Policy Priorities. It was one of those little gems where the title screams, “You WILL read me now”, so I did. Here’s the Headline: “Georgia’s Tax Breaks to Increase Use of Health Savings Accounts Did Not Expand Health Coverage –  Plan Promoted by Gingrich Group Has Failed to Deliver” And the first two paragraphs: “New data show that an approach to covering the uninsured that Newt Gingrich’s Center for Health Transformation (CHT) largely designed and heavily promoted to Georgia policymakers — and that Georgia adopted in 2008 — has failed to produce the promised results. – Read the full article