I feel the need to once again attempt the
impossible. I’m a firm believer in the tenet
‘if I have to explain it you won’t understand’.
But due to some comments on the last post
that I felt could not be answered in a comment,
here we go.
When asked if I had checked out the tax breaks
to help with healthcare costs, I said no. But
I don’t believe my reply went far enough.
We don’t want tax breaks, subsidies, or any
form of handouts from the government. If the
government would stay out of our business we
would still have insurance.
We neither want, nor need, the governments
help. We can do for ourselves.
The bill should be renamed because it makes
nothing affordable. I know, you have a friend
who took the breaks and is really happy.
Bless their heart. But if all the people take
the handouts, those of us working will have to
pay for them.
Concerning the statement that we should be
mad at the employer for not offering us
coverage, no it is Obama’s fault. He owns
The company was upfront and said we could
keep the insurance, but it would cost a lot
more. Their cost goes up, employee cost
The new plan we can afford is substandard.
It doesn’t have benefits our old plan
did, and it costs a lot more while
And I also blame Obama for the fact that I
cannot just say ‘no thanks’, I’m healthy,
I don’t want health insurance.
This is still America and I should have the
freedom to choose.
Comments are always welcome.