Capitol Hill Briefing

The Massachusetts Health Plan: A Progress Report

June 28, 2007 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM EDT

B-339 Rayburn House Office Building

Featuring David A. Hyman, Professor of Law and Medicine, University of Illinois and Edmund F. Haislmaier, Senior Research Fellow in Health Policy Studies, Heritage Foundation. Moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

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The Massachusetts health care reforms signed into law in 2006 by then‐​governor Mitt Romney have become a point of contention among free‐​market advocates and in the Republican presidential campaign. Please join us for a discussion of these reforms. David Hyman will present a new Cato Institute study, “The Massachusetts Health Plan: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly,” with comments by Ed Haislmaier, one of the chief architects of the Massachusetts health plan.