Bear Bryant (the renowned University of Alabama football coach) once said, You cant ask a kid to do what he cant do. Maybe its time for Republican voters to accept Bryants wisdom in thinking about their own elected representatives. Forget profiles in courage. The people you voted into office are just not up to the job.
Its been five years since ObamaCare was enacted and in all that time the Republicans in Congress have been unable to propose a single credible alternative to it. Forget the complicated details. Our Republican representatives have been unable to even give us a vision of what a conservative health care system would look like. Is it really that hard? One thing is for sure. Its a task that the people you voted for are not up to.
|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?