Obama: Health Law Adjustments Still Needed To Cut Costs : The Two-Way President Barack Obama told Matt Lauer of NBC's Today show that getting the new health care law enacted wasn't the be all and end all. Actually, it was more like the start of fixing what really ails the nation's health care system and that is co...
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Obama: Health Law Adjustments Still Needed To Cut Costs

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President Barack Obama told Matt Lauer of NBC's Today show during a taping to be aired Tuesday that getting the new health care law enacted wasn't the be all and end all.

Actually, it was more like the start of fixing what really ails the nation's health care system and that is costs that rise faster than inflation.

"I think it's a critical first step in making a health care system that works for all Americans. It's not going to be the only thing. We're still going to have adjustments that have to be made to further reduce costs..."