Read — 2016/02/16
Today’s selection of articles includes:
- “Left-leaning economists question cost of Bernie Sanders’s Plans“, by Jackie Calmes (NY Times). Bernie Sanders estimates his initiatives (chiefly single-payer health care, but also free college and clean energy) will increase the federal government’s spending by around $18 trillion. Kenneth E. Thorpe, a prominent health-policy economist at Emory University, projects the cost to be closer to $27 trillion.
- “The complete list of 2016 Grammy winners” (Vogue).