More Interested In Optics than Solutions
Obama didn’t appoint an infectious disease expert – or even someone with any healthcare experience – as Ebola czar. He appointed a lobbyist and PR flack.
Obama is running around doing photo ops with recovered Ebola patients:
That’s a nice picture – intended to reassure people that Ebola is not very dangerous – but won’t do anything to contain the spread of Ebola.
Just as with the financial crisis, environmental accidents and food safety problems, the government is all about “optics” … covering up problems instead of fixing them.