Tag: health care

Government doesn’t make things “affordable”

By Brian Balfour Raleigh, NC – The surest way to make a good or service rise in price dramatically is to have government efforts to make it “affordable.”  The chart below speaks volumes: Notice that those goods and services rising…

Updated Covid-19 age structure charts

By Kevin Roche I don’t know how much clearer it could be that the general population has a very, very small risk from CV-19. When I see people missing health care, not being with friends and families, children not getting…

News summaries about the coronavirus pandemic

By Kevin Roche Here are some quick summaries of news articles and op-ed type columns, which bring a ray of reality into the discussion. These I generally select because if you want the hell scared out of you about how…