As a former Canadian, Sally C. Pipes knows from where she speaks. Her new book The False Promise of Single-Payer Health Care artfully spells it all out.
While analysts believe a government takeover of the U.S. health care system has never looked more plausible. Support for the idea is at an all-time high, according to Gallup. Two-thirds of Democratic voters favor “single-payer” health care; even one in four Republicans is on board. But take a look at the United Kingdom’s single-payer system, for instance, which is in appalling turmoil. Most would agree that it would be foolish to import that failed model.
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