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Thursday, March 20, 2008

Wal-Mart: Prescription for Ailing American Health Care

Universal healthcare provided by the government that gaves us the $500 toilet seat and the $250 hammers No thanks, Daily Watermelon. I'll take "Free Market Health Care Solutions" for $1 billion, Alex.

Since launching the $4 prescription program in September 2006, Wal-Mart customers in Washington have saved $11,487,959.73.

The $4 Program provides a solution for the nearly 800,000 uninsured Washington residents (according to the Kaiser Family Foundation) who may may presently avoid filling prescriptions and remain untreated. Nationwide the savings have amounted to more than $1 billion as of March 10.

That's a lot "sickos" treated, eh fatso?

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