Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., got the diagnosis right on health care on"Fox News Sunday," acknowledging problems with access and cost. But surely his prescription would fall short for many of the 45 million Americans who are uninsured: "Let's equalize tax treatment" of employer-provided and individually purchased health care, he said, "target prevention and wellness, do something about medical malpractice junk lawsuits against doctors and hospitals that drive up the cost of health care. All of those things could be achieved on a broad bipartisan basis and not wreck the finest health care system in the world."
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