"This Administration will constantly strive to promote an ownership society in America. We want more people owning their own home. It is in our national interest that more people own their own home. After all, if you own your own home, you have a vital stake in the future of our country."" GWB
We've never had a socialist president ...
Health insurance didn't get crazy expensive till about 1990. It triple in just a few years.
He was more of a statist, really.