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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    Does it? Any chance there can be exceptions to rules?

    Well, I do know that insurance has come about in the way it is used in merely my lifetime. Before that you need health care, you pay for it. It is called supporting yourself.

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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    Well, I do know that insurance has come about in the way it is used in merely my lifetime. Before that you need health care, you pay for it. It is called supporting yourself.

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    You should investigate the history of health care. When that view was in reality, most health care was done at home. As technology improved, and treatments became more exopensive, fewer and fewer could afford the care. This led to the insurance industry seeking ways to help while making a profit, the free market. yes, government played a role as this moved forward, but the need came first. This is important to understand. Few things just happen without something leading to it happening. The free market did not lead to lower prices, but in fact to higher prices.

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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    You should investigate the history of health care. When that view was in reality, most health care was done at home. As technology improved, and treatments became more exopensive, fewer and fewer could afford the care. This led to the insurance industry seeking ways to help while making a profit, the free market. yes, government played a role as this moved forward, but the need came first. This is important to understand. Few things just happen without something leading to it happening. The free market did not lead to lower prices, but in fact to higher prices.
    It became more expensive when people started abusing it. Health Ins originally was a more catastrophic coverage kind of thing where routine visits were not covered. This helped keep pricing down for routine care. Now people use their coverage for the sniffles. It is actually a very clear problem that highlights what would be wrong with making HC accessible to the point you want it to be.


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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by MrVicchio View Post
    No, it shows how pathetic the voter base is, and exactly WHY Romney, despite the dreams of Progressives like yourself, will never BE the nominee.
    That is the final word from a Communist like yourself?
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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    That is the final word from a Communist like yourself?
    Your zing would have merit if I showed a propensity to communism in my posts.

    However, you routinely back big government, big union solutions to lifes problems. A classic Progressive you are.
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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by MrVicchio View Post
    Your zing would have merit if I showed a propensity to communism in my posts.

    However, you routinely back big government, big union solutions to lifes problems. A classic Progressive you are.
    And you back big government, which limits the rights of the people to protest, favors the banks, and the one percent, which makes you a Communist...... Hmm, no it doesn't. It makes you a Fascist. Sieg Heil, good buddy.
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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by MrVicchio View Post
    Your zing would have merit if I showed a propensity to communism in my posts.

    However, you routinely back big government, big union solutions to lifes problems. A classic Progressive you are.
    Ahh big unions that represent less than 15% of the population!


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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    It became more expensive when people started abusing it. Health Ins originally was a more catastrophic coverage kind of thing where routine visits were not covered. This helped keep pricing down for routine care. Now people use their coverage for the sniffles. It is actually a very clear problem that highlights what would be wrong with making HC accessible to the point you want it to be.
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    You say that as if it has never been tried. Problem is, virtually every other industrialized country has some form of nationalized health care, and they generally provide the same level of care for half the cost.

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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    We are soon to find out if it is or not...
    Anything else that the federal government can REQUIRE people to purchase???
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    Re: Supreme Court to Hear Challenge to Obama Health Care Law

    Quote Originally Posted by ludahai View Post
    Anything else that the federal government can REQUIRE people to purchase???
    Car insurance.


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