Archive for August 16th, 2009

Was this a slip on the part of Rachel Maddow, who NBC was pumping up by granting her an appearance on Meet the Press Sunday, when she used Single Payer and Public Option interchangeably? I don’t think liberals monolithically feel one thing about this.  I think most liberals would probably prefer a single payer system, […]


Less is More

16Aug09

An op-ed pushing health care reform under the President’s name appears in today’s New York Times. It complains, predictably, that the facts aren’t getting out. What we haven’t heard are the voices of the millions upon millions of Americans who quietly struggle every day with a system that often works better for the health-insurance companies […]