waiting-roomIf having 30-to-40million uninsured Americans constitutes a “crisis,” how is itCongress is willing to wait three- or four years to put its“solution” into effect? What are people without coverage supposedto do in the meantime? I have an idea.

How about including the creation of Assigned Risk Pools ineach state for those without health insurance?

I've floated this trial balloon before, and watched it sail awayinto the distance. No one has blown it out of the sky, but no onehas reached out to embrace it and call it their own, either.

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