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Toward Single-Payer:
We´re Almost There

American Thinker, by M. Catharine Evans and Ann Kane

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 10/26/2013 7:27:50 AM

Seventy-five years ago, it was lawyers, doctors, and shop owners; today, it´s insurance companies. These free-enterprise for-profits are the main obstacle to instituting a single-payer health care system in the U.S. They must be removed from the equation if Obama is to realize his dream. While everyone focuses on the latest ObamaCare IT screw-up, the ongoing abolition of for-profit insurance companies continues. Consider this timeline. In June 2003, Obama made his future intentions clear. From an Illinois AFL-CIO speech: I happen to be a proponent of a single payer universal health care program. [Applause.] I see no reason why the United States of America,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: franq, 10/26/2013 7:31:08 AM     (No. 9583075)

Well, Shep Smith just came out of the closet. Soon Hussein will admit to being the Marxist that he is. In my mind, he has already because actions speak louder than words.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 10/26/2013 7:38:27 AM     (No. 9583087)

“Socialized Medicine is the Keystone to the Arch of the Socialist State.” --Vladimir Lenin

Yep! Almost there.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ByteGuru, 10/26/2013 7:46:08 AM     (No. 9583096)

This should be a ´must read´ today and for weeks to come.

Most conservatives saw this coming 5 years ago as something to be fought. Unfortunately the DNC/DLC also saw it coming but as a way to enslave the populace.

The 51% are winning right now ...


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab, 10/26/2013 7:49:45 AM     (No. 9583099)

It still seems weird to me that they call: "Every productive citizen paying for everyone else´s medical care "Single Payer"."


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Reply 5 - Posted by: littleorby, 10/26/2013 7:51:22 AM     (No. 9583101)

I disagree:

I don´t believe the American people will stand still for a ´pure´ communist takeover of the USA.

It may take a revolution, but we won´t let it happen.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 10/26/2013 8:01:31 AM     (No. 9583116)

There is no way that the government via politicians and entrenched bureaucrats who are Marxist communist but call themselves socialists or progressives or liberals will be put back on course as a representative republic of free states.

The voting machines now used are easily hacked into and votes numbers changed and without IT knowledgeable non Marxists communists allowed to thoroughly inspect the source code we will continually be ruled by Marxist communist from now on.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: franq, 10/26/2013 8:02:42 AM     (No. 9583119)

In my mind, the crux of this disaster is that the provision of health care was made a federal issue.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Ben Around, 10/26/2013 10:40:04 AM     (No. 9583363)

The idea that the gov´t can create and manage a single payer system that covers everyone is preposterous! They can´t even create a functional web site. Medicare and Medicaid serve only a small segment off the population, yet they are riddled with problems. They may dream of and promise a single payer system, but it will never happen !

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 10/26/2013 10:47:19 AM     (No. 9583377)

The role of a state insurance commissioner´s office is very basic , in theory and by definition: Monitor the insurance carriers which are given a charter to operate in your state, constantly assess that carrier´s financial strength and ability to fulfill its obligations and, armed with this information, do your best to make sure that their rates are adequate but not excessive. The NAIC (National Assoc of Insurance Commissioners) was formed because very few carriers operate in just one state. An insurance company can´t go to the bathroom without an NAIC hall pass.

All it takes is a hack/mole like Sebelius to use those tools against the free market.
Oh, and you need a Marxist president, the Senate run by progressives and the House of Representatives that is paralyzed by the fear of being thought of as a racist by the media.

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