The Obama administration took credit for the slowdown in health care spending, even though it started a decade ago. Will they now accept blame for the reversal? What about increasingly narrow networks? Are they ready to admit this is not healthy competition? Or that Healthcare.gov still doesnt work? Or that health insurance coopsa favorite idea on the lefthave been a financial disaster? And oops. Everything the government has been telling you about healthy living is wrong. Read on.
Health care spending on the rise again
|John C. Goodman is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, President of the Goodman Institute for Public Policy Research, and author of the widely acclaimed Independent books, A Better Choice: Healthcare Solutions for America, and the award-winning, Priceless: Curing the Healthcare Crisis. The Wall Street Journal and the National Journal, among other media, have called him the Father of Health Savings Accounts.|
Obamacare remains highly controversial and faces ongoing legal and political challenges. Polls show that by a large margin Americans remain opposed to the healthcare law and seek to repeal and replace it. However, the question is: Replace it with what?