Skip to main content

View Diary: Wonky: Why Liberals Get So Mad There's No Public Option In ObamaCare; Short & Sweet Explanation (28 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Bravo! (2+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    james321, Chi

    This is exactly what I like to point out to people when Medicare comes up.

    The real reason that Medicare is in fiscal trouble is that it only ensures the oldest and sickest people. Open it up to everyone and it would be immediately solvent. That, and medical costs would go way, way down.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

  • Recommended (129)
  • Community (61)
  • Memorial Day (31)
  • Culture (24)
  • Environment (22)
  • Law (20)
  • Science (20)
  • Rescued (20)
  • Civil Rights (20)
  • Labor (18)
  • Education (17)
  • Media (17)
  • Elections (17)
  • Trans-Pacific Partnership (16)
  • Marriage Equality (16)
  • Economy (15)
  • Republicans (14)
  • Racism (14)
  • Ireland (14)
  • Josh Duggar (13)
  • Click here for the mobile view of the site