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Bachmann tells man with ‘no teeth’ to rely on charity

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann told a man who said he had no teeth that single-payer health care was the “worst possible system.” At a campaign stop in New Hampshire Monday, a man asked the candidate about her desire to “wean everybody” except for older American off of Social Security…

Health insurers ran secret campaign to trash Michael Moore’s ‘Sicko’

Health insurance companies funneled thousands of dollars into fake grassroots organizations to discredit Michael Moore’s film Sicko, according to the former vice president of corporate communications for the insurance giant Cigna Corp. In an interview with Democracy Now, Wendell Potter says health insurance companies set up front groups to criticize…