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Contact: Susan Hagen
University of Rochester

Skewering the Health Care Debate

Caption: "Political cartoons cut to the essence of our battle over who should foot the bill for medical coverage and how that care should be structured," explains Theodore Brown, one the four authors of 'The Quest for Health Care Reform: A Satirical History.' "But unlike the pain involved in our political struggle, cartoons deliver their uncomfortable truths with such irreverent wit and visual imagination that you can't help but chuckle."

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