The True Reason For Obamacare

Obamacare SC The True Reason For Obamacare

A week ago, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy observed that implementation of the Affordable Care Act stood to “…change the relationship of the federal government to the individual in a very fundamental way.”

Although Kennedy was probably unaware of it at the time, that “change” is precisely what the authors of ObamaCare have hoped to impose on the American public for decades. For healthcare itself was never the real purpose of the massive, complex, and overreaching law as the following information should make clear.

Charged with defending the constitutionality of the Act before the Court, Solicitor General Donald Verrilli told the Justices that some 40 million Americans were either permanently or occasionally without health insurance.

But were that number 50 million, as has been claimed by some ObamaCare advocates during the past year, these facts must be considered:

  • 8 million of that number are Medicaid recipients and therefore NOT uninsured
  • 10 million are illegal aliens
  • 11 million earn in excess of $75,000/yr and pay a substantial portion of any healthcare costs out of pocket
  • 9 million earn over $50,000/yr and also pay for much of their own healthcare

Of the 20 million higher income individuals above, many are young and CHOOSE to not have health insurance. And interestingly, in a Gallup poll, 60% of those who are uninsured and making between $30,000-$75,000 per year rate their healthcare as “good” or “excellent” in spite of having no insurance!

So rather than 50 million, it is only some 20 million American citizens who might actually be uninsured for extended periods of time. And even they can obtain healthcare at no charge from hospitals and clinics, which are compensated in part each year by federal or state government grants and must by law provide care, regardless of ability to pay.

In 2010, the “…Medicare chief actuary, [said] that Obamacare would raise nationwide health costs by over $300 billion through 2019 in relation to what those costs would be without Obamacare.”

And the Senate Budget Committee had reported the addition of another $17 trillion in unfunded mandates over the next three quarters of a century, thanks to spending obligations added by Obamacare.

Do the American people NEED a 3,000 page law and dizzying expense factors in order to provide healthcare for 20 million people? Doesn’t this extraordinary departure from common sense and fiscal responsibility make it obvious that the LAST thing the congressional Democrat supermajority of 2008 really had in mind was the effective implementation and administration of healthcare?

When Barack Hussein Obama vowed to “fundamentally transform the United States of America,” black voters believed it would translate into more free goods and services; organized labor dreamed of increasing dues, membership, and power; and gullible, guilt-ridden whites envisioned the post-racial melding of happy races and forgiveness of past sins.

But the radical left, typified by the inner circle of the Manchurian Candidate, backed Obama’s duplicitous ramblings because they understood the REAL significance of his “utopian” vision of the future.  And that vision has assumed the form of law in ObamaCare as the claim of universal coverage becomes a scheme of nationwide enslavement.

Five men have the deadly serious job of making certain that it doesn’t come to pass.

Photo Credit: Fresh Conservative (Creative Commons)

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7 comments to The True Reason For Obamacare

  • Rocky

    Hoax and chains has always been the name of the game !

  • Ole Sarge

    The Party seeks power entirely for its own sake. We are not interested in the good of others; we are interested solely in power. Not wealth or luxury or long life or happiness: only power, pure power…. We know that no one ever seizes power with the intention of relinquishing it. Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship. The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power. Now do you begin to understand me?

    Who wrote this?? — George Orwell in his book, "1984"

    Who seems to be using it as stated to force us to our knees?? The "National Socialist" Democrats

    When the "National Socialist" Democrats achieve a literal death-grip power over the lives of all our people, that is when they also achieve their long-cherished dream of absolute power and a "Democratic" dictatorship. In this case a medical dictatorship because EVERYTHING can and WILL be tied to healthcare!

  • Bob McMillian

    Why is it that nobody seems to mention the fact that buried in the Obamacare bill is a section that creates a private Obama army, equipped and armed as well as the U.S. Army, who will answer only to him and is complete with $500 Billion dollars in funding?

  • blueglas

    duplicitous-in-chief: Americans now have your number, finally. and your days are numbered. but surely, we can see you will make our Country, as it is NOT yours, bleed in the continued misery that you have caused purposefully, all in a vile planned leftist agenda, until we boot you out in infamy. BTW, presidential numbering in the future will go as "…39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46…". you will be erased from history. that is "change" WE can thankfully look forward-to live-with, as the frustration you have diseased our Country-with to burden Americans will be eradicated, plucked, banished, exiled. enjoy your future oblivion and take the fust-lady with you.

  • The Duck

    Impeach the high yellow BASTARD NOW!!!