Monday, March 8, 2010

The Way Forward on Health Care

The main problem is financing a new universal entitlement. Health care reform must either fail or result in a new universal entitlement. Whether you call it Medicare for All, or universal single payer, or consumer choice for all it must be universal and that means the government must pay for it those who cannot otherwise afford it. Raising the tax money to pay for this is the problem. We are a nation that wants government services but refuses to impose the taxes those government services require.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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