Monday, March 22, 2010

Health care reform passes-fear strikes out

Nobel Prize winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman writes:

The House has passed the Senate version of health reform, and an improved version will be achieved through reconciliation.

This is, of course, a political victory for President Obama, and a triumph for Nancy Pelosi, the House speaker. But it is also a victory for America’s soul. In the end, a vicious, unprincipled fear offensive failed to block reform. This time, fear struck out.

The column is linked.

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