This is hopeful news.

Politico reports that a group of centrist Republicans and Democrats plan to roll out a series of fixes for Obamacare. They call themselves the “Problem Solvers.”

A breath of fresh air. Pragmatism and collaboration instead of ideology and self-righteousness. That’s the American way, or should be.

If only we could see the same spirit in education. Improve the public schools, don’t replace them with private contractors and subsidies for religious schools and for-profit enterprises.