The Boston Globe publishes the first in a series of stories on Mitt Romney's Massachusetts healthcare overhaul, which Romney continues to defend in the face of conservative criticism and which The Globe describes as "an amazing political feat."
The former governor has faced a fusillade from the right for the plan they call RomneyCare. But a look back at the birth of the Mass. law shows why he can't, and won't, back away. It was an amazing political feat, and no one's role was bigger than his.