Obama, ObamaCare, and Health Care as a Right
For Obama watchers, it seem ludicrous to imagine that he has any concern for rights whatever, in particular for the Fourth and Fifth Amendments. Be that as it may, Obama has clearly stated that health care is a right, so I’m going to take him at his word. Here he is in debate during Campaign 2008:
BROKAW: Quick discussion. Is health care in America a privilege, a right, or a responsibility?
First, as in retrospect it is obvious Obama would do, he attempts to evade:
OBAMA: Well, why don’t — why don’t — let’s talk about this, Tom, because there was just a lot of stuff out there.
Brokaw calls him back, and Obama answers:
BROKAW: Privilege, right or responsibility. Let’s start with that.
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