Disappointed in Trump
- Jul 26, 2011
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As usual Krugman hits the nail on the head. Romneycare is going to be a great success and there is nothing you guys can do to stop it.
Obamacare Is the Right's Worst Nightmare - NYTimes.com
And while a few people will be hurt — young, healthy individuals too affluent to qualify for subsidies, wealthy taxpayers, etc. — a much larger number of people will be helped, some of them enormously.
Does this amount to “redistribution”? Well, yes — not as an end in itself, but yes, a lot of people will be made better off at the expense of an affluent few.
Conservatives are right to be hysterical about this: it’s an attack on everything they believe — and it’s going to make Americans’ lives better. What could be worse?