VA Scandal

Rush: VA Scandal Proves Gov't Bureaucracy Can't Handle Healthcare

Tea Party News Network Staff

Rush explains that the VA mess proves that gov't should exit the healthcare business. "It's something that a bureaucracy just can’t handle. If you want to know where we’re headed as a country with healthcare, take a look at the VA... this is the course that’s been charted if we don’t change it."

Why The VA Scandal Sticks

Michael Gerson, Real Clear Politics

The WH's response indicates a strategy of persuasion: Pick a minor scapegoat, institute an inconsequential reform, claim broad support, then insist that the whole matter is old news. In a presidency defined by healthcare ambitions & debates, the VA scandal is likely to stick as a summary & a parody. 

Mark Levin on VA: Get Rid Of "Central Bureaucracy," Try A Voucher System

Real Clear Politics Staff

"We don't need a Veterans Administration. We need quality timely medical care for our veterans. And no matter how many times, especially this president says they're going to fix it, they're not, it's impossible. Maybe every member of Congress should resign. Maybe Obama should resign. They're all in on it."