Just when you thought things couldnt possibly get better for the Republican party, a startling thought is cropping up on Capitol Hill and on K Street. Its being reinforced by the ugly reception Republicans are getting at town hall meetings around the country.
The thought: The Republican Party could actually lose control of the House of Representatives in the next election. The reason: health care.
|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?