It Takes All Kinds.

Author:Rylaarsdam, Katharine W.
Position::WE HEAR YOU

Sharon Johnson made a small error, which leapt off the page at me because Dean Baker has corrected it so often ("Nurses Lead the Way: National Union Is at Forefront of Health Care, Workers' Rights," April/May issue). Referring to the funding of the Affordable Care Act, she said it needed "the premiums of young, healthy individuals who require few health services." As Baker has often pointed out, youth has nothing to do with it: What are needed are the premiums of healthy people of all ages, and in fact healthy middle-aged people are actually...

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