In August, Whole Foods Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Mackey courted controversy with an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal advocating a health care reform package that would include high-deductible plans, Medicare reform, tort reform, tax code reforms and a repeal of government mandates regarding procedures that insurance companies must cover. Editors at the WSJ titled the story “Whole Foods' Alternative to Obamacare.” Some fans of Whole Foods were disappointed, to say ...

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