... a BIG part, in fact. The answer to what? Health care reform.
I have no doubt that there are aspects of our health care system needing reassessment and repair, but rather than thinking the system's broken, I think the system has been assaulted. The State of Texas actually has started to do something about it. Here's part of an article about it:
The Lone Star state has its problems, but in recent years it has made major progress in improving health care availability, especially in predominantly poor and minority regions. Being Texas, the solution wasn't budget-busting, either.
Their answer? They got rid of the lawyers.
Not literally. But they did take on that perennial pillar of the Democrat Party, the trial lawyers.
Read the whole article from American Thinker.