"Aspire not to have more but to be more."
Saturday, September 22, 2007
US restricts emergency medical aid for immigrants
A disturbing story in the New York Times reports that the US federal government has decreed that chemotherapy does not qualify for emergency medical coverage for immigrants. This appears to be the latest move in the Bush administration’s efforts to exclude the uninsured from public health services. What was it Bush used to call himself? Oh yes, I remember - a compassionate conservative.