4 votes

Ron Paul's Texas Straight Talk - August 26, 2013: Middle of the Road in Healthcare Leads to Socialism - AUDIO

Ron Paul's Texas Straight Talk - August 26, 2013: Middle of the Road in Healthcare Leads to Socialism - AUDIO

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RvzjP7m0NWE

The ever-expanding role of government in healthcare provides an excellent example of Ludwig Von Mises’ warning that “The Middle of the Road Leads to Socialism.” Beginning in the 1940s, government policies distorted the health care market, causing prices to rise and denying many Americans access to quality care. Congress reacted to the problems caused by their prior interventions with new interventions, such as the HMO Act, ERISA, EMTLA, and various federal entitlement programs. Each new federal intervention not only failed to fix the problems it was supposedly created to solve, it created new problems, leading to calls for even more new federal interventions. This process culminated in 2010, when Congress passed Obamacare.

Full article here: http://tinyurl.com/n8ld9hd

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

In order to win the battle for health freedom

"In order to win the battle for health freedom, those that oppose national health care must have the courage to advocate a complete free market in health care."

Bump!

I finally got Youtube video attached to thread