Globe Editorial

As health costs keep rising, Obama is right to try again

February 23, 2010

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The president's newly unveiled health plan is more of a government intrusion into the private market than either the House or Senate bills. But the call for a review board to rule on price increases in private insurance may be necessary to protect consumers from unjustified premiums. Meanwhile, the proposal could serve as a prod to win greater support for the marketplace reforms in the two stalled bills in Congress. (Full article: 417 words)

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