If libertarian economist Milton Friedman were alive today, and was invited to speak at President Obama's health care summit (televised live today), he might say something like this:
Hat tip to the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy
And if you haven't read it yet, you absolutely must read (and share!) the Cato Institute's article explaining exactly what the Democrats' health "reform" bill will do and why it is definitely hazardous to your health:
Health Reformers' Worst Idea
"His health-care overhaul adrift and increasingly unpopular, President Obama has invited Republicans to a televised summit today to discuss "all the best ideas that are out there." Odds are that Democrats will use the moment to exalt - and berate Republicans for blocking - one of their worst ideas: federal price controls on health insurance."
Read the whole thing here.