“You Could Nominate Gandhi to Be Head of CMS and That Would Be Controversial Right Now”

by Norman Horowitz

Do we determine the politics of our soldiers we send off to possibly die in Iraq and Afghanistan? Do we send only Democrats or only Republicans to die on our behalf?

Do we determine the politics of a firefighter who comes to put out a fire in your house? Do we allow only Democrats’ or Republicans’ to risk their lives in order to defend our lives and property?

Do we determine the politics of a plumber who will unclog a drain in your home? Does a plumbing problem respond more to a plumber who is a Democrat or a Republican?

Do we determine the politics of the police when you have called them to protect you and your property? Can we rely on either Democrats or Republicans to do this job?   Continue reading ““You Could Nominate Gandhi to Be Head of CMS and That Would Be Controversial Right Now””