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CBO: Debt Spiral Deepening, Health Costs Soaring

Petrus64 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 6:06 PM
"You're right - if we take the employer out of that role we do have a solution. " Not really, Lo. As I mentioned earlier, the Govt is complicit in creating customers for Big Ag/Food and Big Pharma. And ObamaCare simply enslaved us into that paradigm. They really don't care about your individual health Lois. They just pretend to do so while using you. If they did, they would allow many things to continue instead of continually trying to outlaw them. Some examples; vitamins, organic foods, not labeling GMOs, not approving lost cost health solutions or even outlawing them, burying the truth. etc etc etc.

Behold, the projected consequences of four more years.  Philip Klein surveys the wreckage described in the latest comprehensive budget report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (most of these estimates assume an unrealistic "baseline" in which the "doc fix" doesn't happen and various unpopular cuts to Medicare actually go into effect):