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Reform bill wouldn't set doctor salaries

The Kansas Democratic Party posted a YouTube video of Rep. Todd Tiahrt, R-Goddard, making another misstatement at a recent town hall meeting on health care. This time, Tiahrt said that a committee was going to determine what every doctor would make, and that the salaries would be between $85,000 and $95,000. But as FactCheck.org has reported, that's not true. If there is a public insurance option, the government would set reimbursement rates, as it does for Medicare and Medicaid and as private insurance companies do. But nothing in the bill would set salaries for doctors.

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