(Editor’s Note: Galen Institute President Grace-Marie Turner will discuss the U.S. Supreme Court health care law decision impact at the 2012 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum
on Friday, September 21 at the W Hotel in midtown Atlanta.)
By Grace-Marie Turner
Former president Bill Clinton did a deep dive into policy last night during his keynote address to the Democratic National Convention, but he plays fast and loose with crucial facts on health care.
A few highlights:
First, both Governor Romney and Congressman Ryan attacked the president for allegedly “robbing Medicare” of $716 billion… But it’s not true…There were no cuts to benefits at all, none.
The key dodge is “no cuts to benefits.” It’s true there are no explicit cuts to…