On the plus side, most of it doesn't go into effect for years, so future Congresses and Presidents have plenty of time to undo it. And as bad as it is with no cost controls, driving up taxes, deficits, and premiums, I think the political will will be there to undo significant parts.


reddog said...

Don't kid yourself. The obvious first modification will be the addition of a low cost, government mandated and subsidized public option, which the majority of the citizenry will immediately opt for.

Sic Ibid said...

Dems have publicly said this bill is just the beginning. They will very soon attempt to add the public option as they are granting Amnesty to millions of new Dem voters. They will also be adding the "doctor fix" which will cost even more money.

John Enright said...

I think you're correct.

Quotations from Chairman Varones

 Inflation is progressive utopians encountering resource constraints for the first time.