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Economy Overshadows Healthcare Issues

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Economy Overshadows Healthcare Issues

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Economy Overshadows Healthcare Issues

Economy Overshadows Healthcare Issues

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The economy seems to have pushed healthcare right out of the headlines. Trudy Lieberman, head of the graduate journalism program in health and medical reporting at the City University in New York, discusses the healthcare plans of both candidates and why health care policy is so difficult to understand.