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Duped by Congressional Lies

BFANCI Wrote: Jun 14, 2012 3:19 PM
The government does charge us a premium for medicare too, they deduct it from my tiny SS check every month. If medicare paid my Doctors what they charged, it would not be enough, but they pay around $64 of a $150 doctor visit charge ( which I do think is excessive) and I avoid going unless it is a necessity.

Some of the responses to my column last week, titled "Immoral Beyond Redemption," prove that Americans have been hoodwinked by Congress. Some readers protested my counting Social Security among government handout programs that can be described as Congress' taking what belongs to one American and giving to another, to whom it doesn't belong -- legalized theft. They argued that they worked for 45 years and paid into Social Security and that the money they now receive is theirs. These people have been duped and shouldn't be held totally accountable for such a belief. Let's look at it.

The Social Security pamphlet...