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Taxpayers Shoulder Bulk Of Gun Violence Health Care Costs: Study

About 80 percent of the cost of treating victims of gun violence in 2010 was borne in part by taxpayers, according to an analysis of hospital and insurance data by researchers at the nonpartisan think tank. That means taxpayers paid for victims’ care either through government programs like Medicaid or through publicly-funded programs that subsidize hospital care for those who don’t have insurance and can’t afford to pay.

Taxpayers Shoulder Bulk Of Gun Violence Health Care Costs: Study.

Written by uocemagna

September 13, 2013 at 7:02 pm

Posted in Gun Violence

North Dakota lawmaker: Blame Roe v. Wade for school shootings – Salon.com

Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) blamed Roe v. Wade for tragedies like the Sandy Hook and Aurora theater shootings. Because Cramer, who has a perfect AQ rating from the National Rifle Association, certainly wouldn’t think gun violence has anything to do with, you know, guns.

North Dakota lawmaker: Blame Roe v. Wade for school shootings – Salon.com.

Written by uocemagna

May 23, 2013 at 3:22 pm