Tax Policy, Messaging, News and Ideology. Norquist, Luntz, Murdoch and Limbaugh are the people that dictate Republican politics. Luntz is at it again:
I can’t give it a Catch of the Day because I’ve already done one of those today, but I’ll note a nice item by Dave Weigel pointing out all the Republicans using a Frank Luntz-tested phrase about health care reform: “patient-centered health care.”
It’s not that health care doesn’t focus on patients, it’s that it is too expensive and confusing for patients to actually utilize health care.