Raise this issue when you call your Senators about their opposition of the BCRA. [You are calling your Senators, aren’t you?]
“… I think the well-supported position that Medicaid caps will create a race to the bottom between the states, ultimately destroying Medicaid, would play well with “moderate” Republicans (like, for example, Susan Collins), so be sure to mention it when you communicate with your Congress critters over the recess, or when you write your letters to the editor.”
The BCRA’s Medicaid cap will create a race to the bottom between the states
Source: Why the Medicaid Cap is the Most Horrid Part of the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) | naked capitalism
This came from Garret at dangerousmeta!
I read this through twice for some quotable phrases and can only observe that this article is full of them. By all means, enjoy reading this!
Economist Bruce Bartlett is a man of fierce intellectual independence — and courage, too. Telling the truth about Republican economic policies during the George W. Bush presidency got him fired as a senior fellow at a conservative think tank and brought to an end his long career as an esteemed GOP “insider.” Continue reading
Source: Why I’m Not a Democrat – BillMoyers.com
Standard Ebooks: Nicely formatted ebooks in the public domain.
Source: Daring Fireball: Standard Ebooks
John Gruber via Daniel Bogan