Hillary Clinton, and now President Obama, have ‘Public Option Fever.’ But is it contagious enough to overcome the power of Big Money?
Well, well, well. It seems as if the Democrats have once again come down with Public Option Fever.
Forgive me for being cynical, but folks, until we address the democracy-stifling and status-quo protecting influence of Big Money in politics in this country, the Public Option – which the health insurance industry vehemently opposes – is not going to become a reality anytime soon. And the Democrats know it.
This is an abstract of an article Wendell first published on healthinsurance.org. The full text is available here.