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[Susan notes: I'm sure newspaper editors must love one-sentence letters. What would be a one-liner for our cause?]

Published in New York Times

To the editor

Re "The Cost of Doing Nothing" (Week in Review, Feb. 28):

Here is what bewilders me. If every child in America is guaranteed a free education, why isn't every child in America guaranteed free health care?

Suzanne S. Espenshade

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