FEHBP: A Feeble Model for Universal Health Care!
Politicians are fond of saying that everyone should have a health plan as good as the one that Congress has. John Kerry, for instance, says that “all Americans should have access to the same affordable coverage policies that Members of
Congress get today,” and he proposes that any individual or business should be able to buy into it. This plan, which is available to Congress and all other employees of the Federal Government, is the Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan (FEHBP).