Alice Rivlin: The future of the country depends on controlling our debt and deficit; and reducing the cost of health care spending is part of the solution.
This is not a partisan issue.
On May 4, the Campaign 2012 project at Brookings held a discussion on health care reform, the fifth in a series of forums to identify and address the 12 most critical issues facing the next president. David Nather of POLITICO Pro moderated a panel discussion with Brookings experts Alice Rivlin, Ross Hammond, Thomas Mann and Mark McClellan. Read more at http://www.brookings.edu/events/2012/0504_campaign2012_healthcare.aspx