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Ezra Klein

Is single payer realistic?

Single Payer and Rip Van Winkle

January 22, 2016 – Senator Sanders has done everyone a service by bringing the Single Payer discussion back into the national debate. If support for Single… Read more

What isn’t catastrophic for Obamacare

December 23, 2013 – "I'm not surprised by the hyperbole. Ever since the story of cancelled policies broke, media coverage of the problem has verged on… Read more

ACA’s winners far outnumber its losers

November 20, 2013 – "OK, people with cancelled insurance policies have a grievance. So does the much larger group of uninsured people with serious diagnosed… Read more

ACA marketplace enrollment

Is the Media eager to declare ‘disaster?’

November 1, 2013 – Nineteen days into the five-month enrollment period, 500,000 Americans had filed applications to buy insurance, and more than half lived in… Read more

Obamacare’s employer mandate delayed:

July 8, 2013 – As usual the doomsters are ignoring the facts. The delay will affect only a fraction of U.S. employers and even fewer… Read more

Repeal effort flies in the face of evidence

January 19, 2011 – From the beginning of this debate, Democrats have advanced a multitude of consumer-focused solutions to our national health care crisis.… Read more

Senate bill really unfit for consumption?

December 21, 2009 – Could it be better? Cohn says, yeah, it could. But should the bill be scrapped, as some liberals have charged?… Read more

Lieberman scuttles public option

December 15, 2009 – Even Democrats who knew reform legislation would be all about compromise seem to be completely flattened by this week's impasse with Sen.… Read more