Originally posted on International Liberty: I very much suspect Obama partisans and Trump partisans won’t like this column, but the sad reality is that both Obamacare and Trump’s protectionism have a lot in common. In both cases, government is limiting…
“The disconnect between the intention and what emerges” A conversation with Dr. Thomas Sowell about the folly of political initiatives to solve disparate impact. With predictable irony, these same interventions often exacerbate the same problems the were commissioned to fix.
The RFI goes on to explain the CMS vision of, “direct provider contracting (DPC), through which CMS would directly contract with Medicare providers.” Obviously this interpretation of “DPC” turns the true meaning of Direct Patient Care on its head. https://mailchi.mp/aapsonline/cms-dpc-model?e=7be491a5e2
“The economy isn’t a machine, and the government can’t force it to act like one”
Lessons from the data: Those peoples that trust their government, tend to have more economic liberty, which generally keeps gov’t size and power in check. Source: Why Libertarians Should Want *More* Trust in Government – Reason.com