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Response to Half-Century Man (Reply #10)

Fri Sep 13, 2013, 11:51 PM

12. It's the logical next step.

When insurance companies are not doing medical underwriting and are providing standardized policies at regulated rates, it becomes obvious to all that they are simply an extra level of bureaucracy which adds no value. As Paul Krugman has pointed out, the ACA is essentially an imperfect, jury-rigged approximation of a true single-payer system, and once it is in effect the pressure to make it even better by moving to the real thing will be considerable.

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