Can Government Fix It?

Friday's Editorial Cartoon   —   Posted on January 1, 2010

Question(s)

1.  What point is Ramirez making about the proposed health care reform bill?

2.  Show a parent this cartoon and ask if he/she agrees with the cartoonist’s assertion and explain why or why not.

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Answer(s)

1.  Government-run programs are financially mismanaged – health care won’t be any different.  Government involvement in health care will only make it worse.

2.  Answers vary.