Cybercast News Service: Critics of universal health care have said the system would be like the DMV, where there would be so many lines and so much bureaucracy to get through. What do you think about that scenario? Michael Tanner: Sure, all you have to do is look at the health care systems that the government runs today. The VA [Veterans Administration] is a national disgrace. Medicaid? That gives you poor quality at a high cost and Medicaid is $70 trillion in debt; that’s not a very good track record …. Cybercast News Service: Are there any alternatives that you think would be better than a Universal system? Michael Tanner: I think what we have to do is, number one, bring down the cost of health care so that more people can afford health care so that more people can get into the health care system and get the care they need. Second, we should be doing things to improve the quality of care and make sure that the people getting into the health care system are getting the best care they can …. More Here .