Nice in principle, but the program misses the basic concept of social insurance.
The WISH Act probably isn’t going anywhere, but it’s interesting anyway . . .
$400 billion is a lot of money – but it’s still not the answer to eldercare issues, and may make things worse for some.
Informally helping with money management is great – but may also cause unexpected problems.
Universal national service? No, this isn’t the right answer to eldercare worries.