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Obamacare Is Still Vulnerable

Chester1776 Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 4:12 PM
You should already be free to abstain from Medicare and Medicaid. Just don't accept patients in those programs. The end game will be when the government ties licensure with participation in those programs. Then we will be having a discussion about the 13th Amendment- the prohibition against slavery.

President Obama has won reelection, and his administration has asked state officials to decide by Friday, November 16, whether their state will create one of Obamacare's health-insurance "exchanges." States also have to decide whether to implement the law's massive expansion of Medicaid. The correct answer to both questions remains a resounding no.

State-created exchanges mean higher taxes, fewer jobs, and less protection of religious freedom. States are better off defaulting to a federal exchange. The Medicaid expansion is likewise too costly and risky a proposition. Republican Governors Association chairman Bob McDonnell (R.,Va.) agrees, and has announced that Virginia...