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View Diary: Brownback (Kansas) Turns Medicaid Over to Private Companies.. and these are the results (103 comments)

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  •  When you privatize ANY (0+ / 0-)

    government service, you open it to this sort of mismanagement -- because you have introduced the "profit motive" to the system.  PROFITS being vacuumed from the system simply creates another drain, the LEAST worthy, by the way.

    The ONLY motivation for "increased efficiency" is to increase those profits, not provide better service.  As long as they have a CONTRACT, and at least minimally live up to their end of it, they have a key to the VAULT.

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