"What would you call governmental institutions that empower bureaucrats to decide when to deny medical treatment--panels, as it were, that have the authority to determine when a patient's death is necessary for the health of the fisc?"
Powerline Blog - check it out.
Also over in Hot Air . . . more commentary.
Let me summarize: Duh.
Thank you, America, for checking your brains at the door and electing this nitwit.