Originally Posted by Odysseus
Despite being "able" to sustain ourselves on our own resources we have commitments to keep. It would be like Colorado deciding to shut off the Colorado river and starving poor California out.
Never said we didn't have commitments to keep. I'm simply saying that some are more important than others. If we know that we're not playing with real money, then we can do things like put a priority on people's health rather than making money.