Mike Leavitt couldn't get it done under Bush, so he's trying again. Here's what he says:
"in which cost-conscious seniors choose among competing insurance and delivery system options. That's how the new drug benefit works"
Yes indeed. The drug benefit increases the deficit by $1 trillion dollars with the increased profits flowing to pharma. So I guess Mike wants us taxpayers to send even more money to private insurance companies, because they deliver good healthcare so much better than the government.