Pick and Lose

Cohn, Jonathan
August 2005
New Republic;8/22/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 8/9, p6
Presents the author's views on the concept of "choice" as it relates to conservative politics. Review of how U.S. President George W. Bush and Republican congressional leaders are lobbying for the privatization of Social Security; View that giving Americans more choices takes away programs that make them more secure; Discussion of how a privatized Social Security plan would eliminate guaranteed pensions; Discussion and analysis of the Health Care Choice Act; Recommendation of a universal health insurance system.


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