Try reading his books More instead of criticizing a short piece for a daily epublication. Jeez! What's important about Stossels piece is that he tells the truth. Anyone with an ounce of curiosity will go to Google and find the details.
Oh! By the way, both Cato and Heritage "supported" the insurance mandate as necessary to plan implementation in their studies of HillaryCare, RomneyCare and ObamaCare even though both foundations oppose the policy.