No one around is talking about healthcare reform half as effectively or convincingly as Dr. Howard Dean. So when Keith Olbermann stepped away from the big desk at Countdown with Keith Olbermann for a few nights, Dean was the perfect choice to pinch-hit.
In this clip from last night’s Countdown, Dr. Dean looks at the perfect model and best argument for government-run healthcare: Veterans’ Affairs.
As a journalist, guest Phillip Longman (Best Care Anywhere) was on assignment to find the best healthcare system around. What he found surprised him: a model of efficiency and cost control that was, yes, government-run.