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Romney Praises Israel's Socialized Health Care System

Whiplash-Mitt Romney Lavishes Praise On Israel's Socialist, Government Controlled Healthcare System.

Mitt Romney seems to be laboring under the impression that whatever he says in a foreign country will—like a weekend in Las Vegas—somehow stay in that foreign country. Either that or he figures nobody back home is paying any attention.

Speaking today to a small group of Israeli contributors to his campaign, the GOP presidential candidate—and supposed sworn enemy of government controlled healthcare—had kind words for the success of Israel’s healthcare system.

"Do you realize what health care spending is as a percentage of the G.D.P. in Israel? Eight percent,” he said. “You spend eight percent of G.D.P. on health care. You’re a pretty healthy nation. We spend 18 percent of our G.D.P. on health care, 10 percentage points more. That gap, that 10 percent cost, compare t

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Added: Jul-30-2012 Occurred On: Jul-30-2012
By: smyle
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Tags: Mitt Romney, health care, flip flopper, Ken doll, Israel’s healthcare system
Location: Israel (load item map)
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