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  • That system's problems include excessive profit-seeking behavior by hospitals and insurance companies, our ill-managed patchwork of employer-sponsored plans, wrongheaded incentives for doctors and hospitals, and all the other weaknesses that develop when two-thirds of our healthcare is financed outside a rational and structured system.

    Richard (RJ) Eskow: America's Real Radicals: The 40 Extremist Senators Who Voted Against Medicare

  • I was not only taken aback by McCain's apparent level of comfort with prolonging a war where we were losing young Americans on a daily basis, but also by his continued, stubborn support for an ill-conceived, ill-planned and ill-managed invasion and occupation of a country based on faulty intelligence at best, and on lies, fear mongering and deception at worst.

    Dorian de Wind: America's '100-Year Wars'

  • We have a very ill-managed system of wealth distribution.

    Newsmaker Interview: Kemal Kilicdaroglu, Leader of Main Turkish Opposition Party

  • There was no sudden discovery that Greece was ill-managed or that Ireland had had an unsustainable construction boom.

    James K. Galbraith: Could Europe's Political Project Go the Way of the US Confederacy?

  • They would appear to have been selected not only for their shimmering prose, but for the way they combine to suggest an entire lonely and somewhat ill-managed universe - the kind where an alcoholic trying to get sober has "put his faith in the Almighty to get him through this episode and through the rest of his life," but where "God had declined the honor so far and was keeping up a chilly silence."

    'Gryphon: New and Selected Stories,' by Charles Baxter: Short but potent

  • Air India has been making losses since 2007 thanks to an ill-managed merger with the former Indian Airlines, government regulations that forced it to fly unprofitable routes, and the economic slowdown, which sapped demand for air travel in 2008 and 2009.

    Panel to Discuss Air India Turnaround Plan Wednesday

  • But he also found his adherents—Thomas Mifflin, the former quartermaster and early Philadelphia radical who engineered the plots against Washington, wrote Morris to denounce “the rascally & ill-managed attack against your character.”

    Robert Morris

  • Nor did it seem likely that Owain had had any part in that ill-managed raid in the night, or had any knowledge of it.

    His Disposition

  • It is time to act on what we know -- not with poorly thought out and ill-managed economic programs that amount to little more than busywork, but with interventions that are tailored to the local context, that build on the refugees 'existing skills, and that match local market demand.

    Dale Buscher: Why Refugees Need to Make a Living

  • The bankruptcy option was ruled out once and for all; the taxpayers would have to keep throwing money at the banks, no matter how corrupt, ill-managed or undeserving.

    Ellen Brown: Economic 9-11: Did Lehman Brothers Fall or Was It Pushed?


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