If the goal of the Affordable Care Act is to provide affordable health care, it must be expanded to cover everyone, regardless of immigration status.
Whenever there is an uprising in the US, public figures condemn "violent protests." However, condemnation without understanding will only feed the current rage.
Simon Johnson, former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund, is a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, and a member of the CBO’s Panel of Economic Advisers. He is a co-founder of The Baseline Scenario.