When the US government goes bankrupt again and can't pay for anyone anymore, the price of health care will drop 90%. Then if an 85 year old wants to prolong their life another 5 years, they can spend 25% from their own savings to do that. Heck at that point, let old people spend 100% of their life savings prolonging their own lives, while their savings goes a whole lot further. I'm OK with that. The federal government will eventually be removed from the decision making process, as it should be.
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