The poor had to deal with charity hospitals. If admitted to these institutions, they were housed and fed, but they also shared beds and germs with all the other diseased patients in their wards, and often received little medical help if they were refused admission, they suffered and died in the streets.
He's very receptive to changing the rules in favor of profit-making institutions. Boehner has run a large number of fund-raisers, and a considerable amount of money has come from profit-making institutions. In the current age in Washington, we're seeing whoever is spending more money has greater entre with lawmakers.