That's why I got such a kick out of a headline at the conservative site Real Clear Politics this morning:
Medicaid Math Trumps Ideology for GOP Governors
Just savor that one for a moment.
Call it the revolt of the West or, alternatively, the triumph of economics over ideology.That's what a little pragmatism will do for you :-)
Breaking ranks with Republican colleagues, four conservative GOP governors who preside in capitals west of the Mississippi River have decided to accept federal funds to expand Medicaid, the state-federal health care program for low-income families and the disabled.