Political Journalists Should Follow the Lead of Insurance Industry CEOs and Read Angry Bear Regularly. Seriously.
Meanwhile, health insurers warned that Rubio’s legislation [to kill the insurance risk-corridors provision in the ACA] would lead to the government-run health-care system that most alarms conservatives. And there was the awkward fact that the risk corridors were the same mechanism Republicans used in the 2006 prescription-drug legislation.
— From Obamacare to the IRS scandal, Republicans are ignoring the facts, Dana Milbank, Washington Post, today
Hmmm. It’s interesting that the insurance companies finally are catching on. Their CEOs must read AB. But, given the importance of this insurance-industry awakening, I wonder why this has not (at least to my knowledge) been reported elsewhere in the mainstream media.
My suggestion to mainstream political journalists: Follow the lead of insurance industry CEOs and read Angry Bear regularly!