So recent you can still taste the bile
- Campus protests against the ACLU?
- The arc of his life vindicated his moral critics, conservative and feminist
- Hidden (and illegal) bailouts to insurance companies
- Passive observers of the polarization?
- The new normal: antagonisms, inflamed
- The 2nd & passionate non-sequiturs
- True socialism
- The dogma lives loudly in you
- The “New Coke” of domestic policy initiatives
- It’s easy to forget that both major parties are hot messes at the moment.
Tag Archives: Health Care
Live by the “phone and pen,” die by the “phone and pen.” It’s no way to run an alleged self-governing republic. There’s a reason American political scientists argue that wide-reaching public policy needs to be bipartisan, and not crammed through … Continue reading
h/t Kevin D. Williamson in McHealthcare Deluxe: What’s too often lost in the Sturm und Drang of recent Republican efforts to reform the insurance reforms enacted by Democrats in 2009 is this: The Affordable Care Act has not worked as … Continue reading
“If the Supreme Court dismantles a core provision in Obamacare, America will be plunged into a pre-2010 levels of dystopia.” h/t David Harsanyi in Progressives To SCOTUS: Do The Right Thing And Ignore The Constitution. We’ve reached a point where liberals … Continue reading
Is the defense of Gruber – politicians of all stripes use deception to get their way – a teachable moment for public-choice economics? So asks Veronique de Rugy: Given our shared understanding the government isn’t always benevolent, we can all … Continue reading
Jonah Goldberg says “The Great Liberal Forgetting about Jonathan Gruber begins… NOW.” Writing in the wake of Halbig he points out Gruber’s (one of the architects of Obamacare) admission that the law was written unambiguously to “squeeze” the States. … Continue reading
Our veterans deserve so much better than bureaucratic homicide. And they’re still waiting. Waiting in lines and waiting for reform of the system. Yuval Levin writes a characteristically excellent piece about the “massive conspiracy to benefit VA employees at the expense … Continue reading
…and we should expect cover-ups as “managers” dodge responsibility and seek their bonuses. It’s human nature AND the nature of government-provided services. Larry Kudlow says this VA scandal is a reminder that government-run single-payer health care does not work. From … Continue reading