«One-third of Americans under age 65 did not have health insurance at some point during the past two years, according to a study released today by Families USA. Ray Suarez speaks with Susan Dentzer about the increasing number of uninsured.»
«Hospitals routinely charge uninsured people up to four times as much than patients with coverage, financial experts told lawmakers Thursday.
[...]Hospital executives said the cash crunch would best be solved through universal health care coverage for Americans. An estimated 43 million Americans have no health insurance.»
In the US, being poor makes you a bad person so then you have to pay more when you're sick.