The GOP Tells Youngsters They Don’t Need Health Insurance

The most interesting thing in American politics right now isn’t the beltway fight that’s been receiving most of the attention; rather it’s the less visible fight going on in the states. The self-styled party of personal responsibility and the free market is telling people not to purchase healthcare from private providers. Why? Continue reading

The Oregon Health Study And the Limits of the Lone Study

Have you heard about the Oregon Health Study yet? Believe me, you will. The Oregon Health Study is that rare creature in American policy discourse: a statistically complex argument that boils down to an easily understandable conclusion. Such unicorns are … Continue reading