Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

Congressman Todd Young gets it wrong: Obama is not a job killer–not in the US–not in Indiana

October 26th, 2016

“It’s a real job killer…It’s no wonder we’re not growing more jobs in this country.” So spoke Indiana Republican Congressman Todd Young last week referring to the employment impact of the Affordable Care Act. To be clear, in the interest of sanity, I don’t listen to every debate, but I happen to be driving around… Read more

The correct, non-alarmist framework within which to discuss our fiscal challenges

October 19th, 2016

I couldn’t agree more with David Leonhardt’s anti-alarmist framework regarding the “debt and entitlements” question that’s likely to come up in tonight’s final (woo-hoo!!) presidential debate. David’s rap is much like my own in this recent testimony. It’s particularly germane in this political context because alarmism is often a tactic by those whose true motivation… Read more