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Wealth redistribution and the ACA

Mar 8, 2017 - The Washington Post

What is the minimum that a society owes its most vulnerable citizens?

Redistribution of wealth - one of the most radioactive subjects in American politics - has moved from being a subtext in the national debate over health care to being the core of it.

Politicians prefer to talk about health reform in terms of benefits - extending medical coverage to those who lack it, curbing increases in costs and improving quality.

They offer gauzy, have-it-all promises to make the system be

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