Ah Paul. What would we do without you. Oh right, we would be able accurately inform the public.
Oops, in 2011 Krugman pointed to VA as model for health reform. I'm making it a picture so more people will look. pic.twitter.com/O47JXbw85U
— Robert P. Murphy (@BobMurphyEcon) May 22, 2014
Here's the point: No matter how good a government run service starts, it will always descend into chaos because, as George Will said, when there is no penalty for failure, failure will run rampant.