Pollack On Medicaid and “Taking Care of Each Other”

Via Jonathan Cohn at TNR, I am very pleased to share this video from my friend and sometimes-colleague Harold Pollack, which is based not on his extensive knowledge of Medicaid and other health programs, but on his family’s experience. It’s a simple but powerful message.

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Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.