Warren Buffett: Health care is a “tape worm” for the U.S.

May 8, 2017 / 8:34 am / Motley Fool

In fact, Buffett claimed at Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK-A, BRK-B) annual shareholders meeting that other corporate leaders who complain about tax rates know the real issue is health care. He even went so far as to call medical costs “the tapeworm of American economic competitiveness.”