Re: Will the healthcare reform make public hospitals unnecessary?
Indeed. It's also worth pointing out that we're not giving everyone health insurance - we're making them buy it, whether they want to or not.
Originally Posted by mahayana
"The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire. The former are idealists acting from highest motives for the greatest good of the greatest number. The latter are surly curmudgeons, suspicious and lacking in altruism. But they are more comfortable neighbors than the other sort." -- Robert E. Heinlein