Quote of the Day: Will Obamacare Deliver More Votes Than Medicare?
From Jonathan Bernstein, questioning whether Obamacare will ever be a vote winner for Democrats:
After Medicare passed in 1965, voters “rewarded” Democrats for Medicare with big midterm losses in 1966 and then by putting Republicans in the White House in five of the next six presidential elections.
Actually, that's....true, isn't it? Even granting that there was a lot of other stuff going on in 1966, let's hope that history doesn't repeat itself.