Educator, Heal Thyself

M.I.T. Economics Professor and Obamacare "architect" Jonathan Gruber offers American education a pathway to fairness. In a recent interview with NBC News reporter Chuck Todd, Gruber said this about America's healthcare system: "We currently have a highly discriminatory system where if you're sick, if you've been sick or [if] you're going to get sick, you cannot get health insurance. The only way to end that discriminatory system is to bring everyone into the system and pay one fair price. That means that the genetic winners, the lottery winners who've been paying an artificially low price because of this discrimination now will have to pay more in return."   For the moment, let's put aside a discussion of the Professor's possible implied reference to eugenics ("[if] you're going to get sick").  Rush Limbaugh, in his November 15 nationwide radio broadcast, suggested that Gruber interjected eugenics into the healthcare debate by saying there's a "lucky gene pool." ...(Read Full Article)