When government uses “transparency” to watch citizens, that’s a strong signal that transparency has been perverted. Originally, a movement for citizens to shine a light on government, government now is passing laws so that it can collect legally your most private health care information. Linda Gorman and I authored a column that originally appeared in [...]
The column below appeared originally in the Summit Daily on December 22, 2011.
Colorado’s all-payer database poses serious risk, little gain
By Amy Oliver Cooke and Linda Gorman
Colorado state government, and local foundations and health policy elites, have become so ideologically invested in failed health reform policies that they now see nothing wrong with forcing Colorado citizens [...]
If a picture is worth thousand words, than COST should stop writing and let Benjamin Hummel capture all COST ramblings in cartoon form! Remember, the education lobby killed SB 57 but it claims to support it. Mr. Hummel illustrates what the education lobby means when it says “we support transparency.”