ObamaCare Stick Shock
WSJ Editorial

Mitt Romney pitched his 2006 health reform — which Democrats view as a model for universal coverage — as modest and affordable, yet already its public option is annihilating the Massachusetts fisc. The original cost estimate for last year was $472 million; final spending came in at $628 million. Spending this year is at least $75 million over initial budget, while projections for next year range as high as $880 million — and even those are probably too low.

A government program missing its budget? Crazy stuff.

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