Because Single Payer…

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The signatures of President Barack Obama, Vice...

The signatures of President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on the health insurance reform bill signed in the East Room of the White House, March 23, 2010. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I don’t think I have the best prognosticating track record and yet I’m still willing to throw some forecasts out every now and then.  I did believe Mr. Obama would be worse than Jimmy Carter back in 2008 before he’d even won the Presidency and it didn’t take long for him to prove me right.

Anyhow… Single Payer.  Single payer what?  Health insurance.  In a nut shell, single payer insurance is socialized medicine.  It’s a nationalized healthcare plan/coverage/insurance, whatever you want to term it.  Most Western nations have some degree of it.  We, the United States have it to some degree too, what do you think Medicare and Medicaid are as well as the VA?  It’s paid for by your taxes.  But, the political and ideological left has long been pushing for a full fledged single payer system here in the United States.  Quite a lot of people using Medicare and such programs are not doing so because they want to but because they have to do so and in some respects, in those cases, it’s reasonable.  We are not heartless.  However the “system” has long “rigged” things to the point that it’s either easier or the only viable option to get on to the government dole.

By hook and crook.

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Implications of Obamacare Seminar

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Our church’s Life Team is hosting a lecture/seminar on the moral implications of Obamacare.  It is free and open to the public – all are welcome to attend.

Below is a doc. link of a “poster” for the seminar – it’s safe.

2013 Obamacare poster_1

 

Saturday, November 2, 2013         10:00 – 11:15 am

 

Salem Evangelical Free Church

2490 Pohlman Rd               Florissant, MO 63033

http://www.salemefree.org

Entrance and parking in the lower lot behind the church.  Seminar to be held in lower level.

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