I find it fascinating that the heritage foundation (no bastion of socialists), finds the Canada freer than the US. This even though Canada has a single payer healthcare system. Per Rush limbaught as soon as government has healthcare, bye bye freedom.
To clarify, I think that some kind of coherent health care system with better access and lower cost is what we need. I’m not sure what that will ultimately look like, but my hope is that in passing a comprehensive reform we’ll get there. States taking different paths might really help with that. Finally, I’m not necessarily an advocate of Canadian style single payer. It just I can’t deal with the over the top nonesense that the talk radio right claims and so so many uncritically accept.