In 2016, I supported an outsider candidate, who was rough around the edges and in the Andrew Jackson school of controversial assaults on the old order. When my candidate won, it was blamed on the Russians. Now, people in my world are told it is time to stop resisting and cooperate with the new president.
Yeager should be an inspiration to younger Americans. If you have the courage and the determination, you can accomplish many things – and you can have an amazing life doing it. Yeager exemplifies American Exceptionalism at the individual citizen level. We all owe him a lifetime of gratitude for his lifetime of service and courage on behalf of our country.
The likely prospect of divided government in Washington means that major health legislation is unlikely anytime soon. But this does not mean big insurance companies can count on the status quo for long. Three interlocking trends are conspiring to dramatically reduce the role of big insurance companies in the American health care system.