Midday Commentary on Last Night’s News

Good Mid-Day! • Anyone see the big fight this weekend? You know, the one with the grandstanding, hundreds of millions of dollars at stake, that is all but sure to disappoint in the end? Yeah, Medicaid Expansion. The Dnews proudly proclaims that both sides are going to leave their “baggage behind.” Well, it parroted the Governor’s Office that said baggage will be left behind. The problem is that Medicaid Expansion, as desperately as the executive branch wants the stalemate to be about politics, is a real disagreement about whether it’s a…