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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Why Obamacare failed - Chicago Tribune

Why Obamacare failed - Chicago Tribune



Obamacare failed because it hasn't tamed U.S. medical costs. Health care is about supply and demand: People who get coverage use it, especially if the law mandates free preventive care. Iron law of economics: Nothing is free; someone pays. To pretend otherwise was folly. Those forces combined to spike the costs of care, and thus insurance costs.

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