Four weeks ago, President Obama delivered a speech in San Jose, California touting the supposed benefits of his signature healthcare law. For 85 percent of Americans, he claimed, the only change they'll experience is superior coverage. For virtually everyone else, there will be competitive exchanges in place starting next year, from which they'll be able to select affordable coverage. And if some people still aren't able to pay those new, lower rates, the government would step in with subsidies to make up the difference. Needless to say, his promises were deeply misleading at the time: Premiums were already heading...
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Obamacare was designed to fail. That is what many do not understand. Why else would the fines for not providing health insurance for your employees be less than the cost of providing that same health insurance? Business does what is less expensive. The objective was to maneuver the companies to drop their health insurance and dump their employees so that government could step in and implement their plans for a single-payer, government run healthcare system. To understand this you have to go to the core of collectivist thinking. There is the stated objective and then there is the real objective. few want to call out the liberals on this because it sounds so conspiratorial. That is why those words of "never let a crisis go to waste" are so telling. History is replete with examples of collectivist strategy. The world has never been lacking for tyrants but it rarely has free individuals who strive for liberty.
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