Response to Lavarr Webb

Response to Lavarr Webb

My friend, Lavarr Webb, published a comment about health system reform on his website “Utah Policy” this morning (May 9, 2017).  It takes courage to speak up about health care, given that emotions are running high.  I admire his willingness to further the public...
We cannot vote away scarcity

We cannot vote away scarcity

@KEVINNR Our ongoing troubles with health care stem from an unwillingness to deal with certain facts. One of those facts is scarcity. “Scarcity” is a term from economics, and it refers to the fact that there is never enough of anything to satisfy every possible desire...
Current Health Care Options are Empty Political Strategies

Current Health Care Options are Empty Political Strategies

  Both the Defense of Obamacare (by the Democrats) and Repeal and Replace (by some Republicans) are empty political strategies Yet again we are fast approaching a moment when the Republican-controlled House of Representatives will allegedly be voting on the...