With their apparent abandonment of the "public option" in favor of yet another program of government-endorsed private insurance, Democrats in the White House and Congress have revealed their health care "reform" as corporate welfare benefiting health insurers and drug makers rather than a populist assault on a greedy industry.
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
Obama delivers change industry can believe in
As the health-care bill gets closer to passage, it looks more and more like corporate welfare. My column tells the tale: