The Governor knows full well that the budget we adopted gives him no legitimate opportunity to expand Medicaid on his own. But we must remain vigilant against any attempt he may make to exceed his constitutional authority.
If the hospitals have a serious financial problem due to the deal they made in support of Obamacare, they might want to join forces with those seeking a completely new system and get back to where they were before they made a political deal that the Supreme Court nullified.
Shecky Greene campaigns put a premium on communicating early because they want to be on TV or in the mailbox first. They mistakenly believe that there’s persuasive value in beating their opponent to making “first contact” with the voter. They also tend to lose a lot.