Jonathan Gruber and John McDonough are widely quoted in the media on both Romneycare and Obamacare. Without question they are both extremely intelligent, I have a deep respect for their commitment to health policy and enjoy the frequent interactions I have with them.
However, I have wondered for months when the media will finally acknowledge that they both have a political angle. This week President Obama’s campaign made it official by putting them into a video:
Will this put an end to the neutral observer status afford them in most media stories?