A public insurance option would improve the overall quality of health care because it would increase the amount of competition in the marketplace. Each doctor and facility would strive to be the best in the industry in order to entice consumers to use their services above all others available in the marketplace.
Government if very inefficient and wasteful. They cannot control their own finances yet we are allowing them to handle all of these other areas of business. The government needs to become smaller instead of larger. They need to quit interfering with our daily business and allow us to make decisions for ourselves. Insuance is no exception.