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Newt Gingrich Supported Death Panels In 2009

At last week’s presidential debate, Newt Gingrich resurrected the claim that the Affordable Care Act includes “death panels” — Sarah Palin’s description of a provision in health care reform that would compensate providers for counseling patients about end-of-life care. Gingrich incorrectly applied the phrase to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s draft recommendation that men [.
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