On The Individual Mandate

Right now the U.S. Supreme Court is pondering whether it is constitutional for the government to require people to have health insurance. This is happening because the Republican party is shocked at this example of the intrusion of Big Government on Individual Liberty (TM).

Where were they 35 years ago when the laws were passed requiring me to buy car insurance?

Oh yeah, they were writing the bill to help out their buddies in the insurance companies.

Be seeing you.

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