NASHVILLE--Make no mistake: Mitt Romney is proud of hissweeping health reforms inMassachusetts during his tenure as governor. But he'snot proud to be an example of how it will work for the entirenation.

"I'm proud of what we did, and believe by virtue of what we didwe helped save lives," the 2012 Republican presidential candidatetold thousands during Thursday's keynote session at the America'sHealth Insurance Plans Institute 2015. "But it's right forMassachusetts; it's not right for what should be adopted for theentire country."

Romney's roughly 20-minute speech only briefly addressed healthcare -- instead focusing on poverty, federal debt, stagnant wagesand other issues he says are hindering the country's success -- buthe addressed the question of Romneycare in a short Q&A withSusan Dentzer, senior policy adviser of the Robert Wood JohnsonFoundation and on-air health policy analyst.

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