Because a waste is a terrible thing to mind.
The House health care bill unveiled Thursday clocks in at 1,990 pages and about 400,000 words. With an estimated 10-year cost of $894 billion, that comes out to about $2.24 million per word.
House health bill clocks in at 1,990 pages - Jonathan Allen - POLITICO.com
$2.24 million per word in that bill. WTF?