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Three Years Ago, Today: Democrats Ram Through Obamacare

txtiarosa Wrote: Mar 21, 2013 10:33 PM
Yeah, Democrats were the engine. But we should never forget that they couldn't do their deeds without support of supposedly "conservative" Republicans.
txtiarosa Wrote: Mar 21, 2013 10:35 PM
Sometimes it's hard to argue against Murray Rothbard's statement "The state is a criminal gang writ large."

Time flies when you're frantically moving goalposts and remaking one-sixth of the US economy, doesn't it?  Three years ago today, the House of Representatives approved the Senate-passed healthcare bill, sending it to the president's desk to become the law of the land -- all without a single Republican vote in either house of Congress.  In the lead up to that moment, were effectively peddled legislative perfection.  Obamacare would reduce family premiums, bend the national health spending curve downward, insure 46 million Americans, cover everyone for no additional cost, and actually reduce national deficits.  The law has since survived enduring...