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From the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34
History won’t remember problems with rollout of Obamacare
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Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is inspired by the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34 In 41 years as a print and broadcast journalist, most of those years with the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, Pat has covered national politics under eight American presidents. He's attended 10 national political conventions, Republican and Democratic alike, and has interviewed countless prominent political players, including Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
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Snarky cartoons like the one above bespoke the myriad problems with the rollout of the Medicare prescription drug benefit in 2006, but not many Americans remember the situation.

Nor will most Americans likely remember the difficulties with the launch of Obamacare, according to THIS ARTICLE from Lucia Graves:

National Review’s Ramesh Ponnuru says Obamacare—like George W. Bush’s Iraq War—should persuade Americans that “the grand designs of governments, left or right, can go wrong in many more ways than they can go right, than anyone can foresee, and than even the ‘best and the brightest’ … can fix.”

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