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Health Care Reform 2.0. In Search Of Credible Alternatives

President Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) marks the single biggest change to the U.S. health care system since the passage of Medicare and Medicaid nearly five decades ago. And while the law has expanded insurance coverage in 2014, it has also unleashed a stampede of new costs and regulations.

Republicans, for their part, have proposed serious alternatives to Obamacare—but until recently have mostly focused on voting to repeal the law, rather than substantively correct it.