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Subject:  Re: FOX "News" Knows Wazzup Date:  10/31/2013  6:27 PM
Author:  1HappyFool Number:  703407 of 794680

France runs a multi-payer system that is UHC. It is rated #1 in the world in terms of providing healthcare. And it costs 40% LESS (per capita, in real terms) than what the per capita US cost is currently. Thus, it is the system that is broken in the US--otherwise, the US would be competitive in price as well.

Oh Gees, not another naive comparison between the US and a member state of the EU. If you can't see that this is an apples-to-oranges comparison, y