Now they tell us
E.J. Dionne: Why Democrats Are Fighting for a Republican Health Plan. Dionne concludes:
You could argue that Democrats have learned from Republicans. Some might say that Democrats have been less than true to their principles.
But there is a simpler conclusion: Democrats, including President Obama, are so anxious to get everyone health insurance that they are more than willing to try a market-based system and hope it works. It’s a shame the Republicans can no longer take “yes” for an answer.
But there's an even simpler solution: Big Money owns both legacy parties.