Ethics Professors On A Government's Obligations, And Kansas High Court Rules On School Funding

Mar 2, 2017

While a recent Morning Consult survey finds a third of Americans don't realize Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act are the same thing, our Ethics Professors wonder if the government is obligated to provide health care in the first place.
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Today we ask the Ethics Professors which services the government is (and is not) morally obligated to provide its citizens. Health care? Education? A good-paying job? Then, KCUR's Sam Zeff fills us in on a Kansas Supreme Court ruling with major implications for education funding and equity. Finally, Brian McTavish presents the latest Weekend To-Do List.