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Sooner Or Later Progressives Will Get Around To You

Thomas5413 Wrote: Mar 17, 2013 7:48 AM
My relatives live in Prince Edward Island. Summerside hospital ER doctors are GP's 'moonlighting'. Clinics closing, not enough doctors, incredibly long waits for service, having to go off island for major surgeries (hotel and associated expenses caused by long waits paid for by person in need.) When asked how they like their 'healthcare', they shrug and say, "We're stuck with it." That's the point Progressives want the American public to reach.

First, they came for the smokers.

No one would argue smoking is good for you. But it’s legal; growing tobacco is even subsidized by the government. Yet, when governments started limiting the right of people to smoke in places public and private, non-smokers did nothing. They didn’t like smoke; they’d heard second-hand smoke was dangerous. Why should they allow owners of private establishments to choose whether those establishments allowed people to engage in a legal – in fact, subsidized -- activity?

Then, they came to “clean up” the healthcare mess. They would take the sick and poor off...