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  •  Single payer in Germany etc still has employers (1+ / 0-)
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    Losty

    pay into the system, it's just that single payer means that one place pays the bills i.e. the government.  In most European countries other than Great Britain, employers pay into the system, the taxpayer pays into the system an average of about $2500 per year and the government kicks in.    

    "It is not be cause things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult." Seneca

    by MontanaMaven on Wed Nov 12, 2008 at 03:09:38 PM PST

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