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Obama and Business Agree: Punish the Unhealthy

It looks as if President Obama and the business community are becoming increasingly in sync regarding the need to lower health-care costs. In this video, health-care analyst David Williamson details two surveys showing a trend toward penalties for unhealthy behavior and why investors in cigarette companies should be concerned.

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  • Report this Comment On April 15, 2013, at 1:04 PM, Njja wrote:

    What ever happened to All Men Are Created Equal.

    If a person has only 1 Vote he should be treated and taxed no differently then any other citizen.

  • Report this Comment On April 15, 2013, at 3:25 PM, mansourg54 wrote:

    If unhealthiness is the issue then taxes must be raised on every business in the US from guns, to knives, to automobiles, to junk food , to fast food, to softdrinks, to cereals, to cans, to chocolate, cookies, donuts, coffee, to meat and defense companies whose product kill people, chemical companies etc, etc. etc.

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