Yglesias

Department of Contradictions

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Ever notice how conventional wisdom on the American right is that the Affordable Care Act is one of the most monumentally significant, albeit terrible, pieces of legislation in American history. And yet the conventional wisdom on the American right is also that the conservative movement’s strategy in 2009-2010 was correct and has been utterly vindicated by the 2010 midterms.

There’s obviously a certain . . . tension here. And the only way to resolve it is repeal.