Monday, December 13, 2010


You can argue that HCR-as-written was necessary given the political realities, given the fact that our Congress is completely captured by big money interests, or even simply argue that it was somehow fair to keep existing stakeholders, even evil rapacious murdering ones, on board. But no one should imagine that forcing people to buy health insurance from for-profit health insurance is in any way good policy, relative to the obvious other options.