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Three Years On, Obamacare Has Become Irresistable

lge Wrote: Mar 24, 2013 7:45 PM
"Obamacare is not about health care, so much as it is about the redistribution of wealth." Astute comment. It's about redistribution, and control. When Stalin collectivized (i.e., nationalized) agriculture in the U.S.S.R., he wasn't worried about food supplies. He was worried about putting himself in total control of every sector of Soviet society, since he was a huge control freak . Likewise, Obama wasn't worried about medical care when he rammed through the collectivization of American medicine. He just wanted to gain total control of a major sector of our economy. And, he wanted to dole out more freebies to his homies. And just as collectivization wrecked Soviet food production, ObamaCare will permanently trash American medicine. .
libslayer Wrote: Mar 24, 2013 8:42 PM
Obamacare will permanently trash American medicine. Very true. But for obomunists, and profiteers, that's a feature, not a bug. Single payer is the goal.
Marie150 Wrote: Mar 24, 2013 9:14 PM
It has been federal for three years. It has brought chaos to the labor markets. It has cost people their livelihoods and it is more unpopular than ever.

So why does “Obamacare” (officially known as the “Affordable Care Act”) remain so irresistible for so many of our fellow Americans? Because at its core Obamacare is not about health care, so much as it is about the redistribution of wealth, and for those who are on the receiving end of the redistribution the agenda is completely irresistible.

When the federal government doles-out cash, it’s difficult to say “no.” That’s why many of...