Doctor in the House: A Physician-Turned-Congressman Offers His Prescription for Scrapping Obamacare -- and Saving America's Medical System

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In 2010, the United States House of Representatives passed ObamaCare into law - an overt step away from liberty toward socialism. And while the powers at be claimed a sweeping victory bolstered by national pride, many saw what the legislation truly promised. In Doctor in the House, Congressman Michael Burgess applies his three decades of experience working inside our nation
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Overview

In 2010, the United States House of Representatives passed ObamaCare into law - an overt step away from liberty toward socialism. And while the powers at be claimed a sweeping victory bolstered by national pride, many saw what the legislation truly promised. In Doctor in the House, Congressman Michael Burgess applies his three decades of experience working inside our nation
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781936488254
  • Publisher: WND Books, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/23/2011
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.22 (h) x 0.85 (d)

Meet the Author

After spending nearly three decades practicing medicine in North Texas, Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D., was first elected to Congress in 2002, and re-elected four times, most recently in 2010. During his time on Capitol Hill he has earned a reputation as a problem-solver who seeks sensible solutions to the challenges Americans face.
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Table of Contents

Foreword Speaker Newt Gingrich v

Chapter 1 Town Hall Tension 1

Chapter 2 Out of Canada 11

Chapter 3 Embracing the Family Business 19

Chapter 4 From Delivering Babies to Kissing Them 33

Chapter 5 D.C. Through a Doctor's Eyes 47

Chapter 6 Never Let a Good Crisis Go To Waste 59

Chapter 7 The Health Care Reform Bill How Did this Happen? 75

Chapter 8 How the New Law Affects You and Me 85

Chapter 9 Maligned and Misunderstood: Scapegoating Doctors and Insurance Companies 91

Chapter 10 Legislative Malpractice 111

Chapter 11 Seven Things Your Doctor Wishes You Knew 133

Chapter 12 A Prescription for What's Really Ailing Us 147

Epilogue 171

Acknowledgments 173

Notes 177

Index 185

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