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Conservatives think the GOP should offer an Obamacare alternative, too
07/26/2013 1:41 PM
07/26/2013 1:42 PM
Today he writes for several publications, including theNational Review and Bloomberg.
He, like Rich, is a true conservative.
In a column Friday Ponnuru echoes what several other writers — Barb Shelly here
, for example — have said for several days: the GOP should propose a concrete alternative to Obamacare, or live with it.
“Republicans are right that Obamacare is a very bad law,” he writes. “They urgently need a strategy for scrapping it — and any workable strategy has to include a conservative alternative, something few Republicans have shown much interest in proposing.”
Here’swhat I wrote Tuesday.
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