Argument: Taxes for health care law start now; benefits begin later

Issue Report: US health care reform


Jane Hamsher. “10 Reasons to Kill the Senate Bill.” FireDogLake. December 21, 2009: “Many of the taxes to pay for the bill start now, but most Americans won’t see any benefits — like an end to discrimination against those with preexisting conditions — until 2014 when the program begins.”