The Boston Globe, Associated Press -- and reportedly members of the Massachusetts Association of Health Insurance Plans -- is all atwitter the week of December 14 over the fact that no one allegedly is actually signing up for and paying for Grubercare1 in Massachusetts during the Commonwealth's ongoing second try at bringing Obamacare to Massachusetts (after the failed first attempt in late 2013/early 2014).
All the hand wringing is a little nutty. Not to worry. Believe me, Jonathan Gruber and the rest of the Massachusetts Health Connector board and the whole Massachusetts state government is expert at giving away free stuff. And for most of us in Massachusetts the whole discussion is totally irrelevant. Here's how we in Massachusetts break out.