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We Are Not SUBJECTS (and Other Observations About Obamacare)

Obamacare Should Remind Us We Are Not ‘Subjects,’ We Are People

From TownHall.com, By Laura Hollis, 11/20/13 –

The unveiling of the dictatorial debacle that is Obamacare absolutely flabbergasts me. It is stunning on so many levels, but the most shocking aspect of it for me is watching millions of free Americans stand idly by while this man, his minions in Congress and his cheerleaders in the press systematically dismantle our Constitution, steal our money, and crush our freedoms.

The President, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid (with no small help from Justice John Roberts) take away our health care, and we allow it. They take away our insurance, and we allow it. They take away our doctors, and we allow it.They charge us thousands of dollars more a year, and we allow it. They make legal products illegal, and we allow it. They cripple our businesses, and we allow it.They announce by fiat that we must ignore our most deeply held beliefs – and we allow it.

Where is your spine, America?

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Politico: Obama’s Price For ‘Victory’

Politico: Obama’s Price For ‘Victory’

As the battle over ObamaCare rages on, Barack Obama is paying a heavy price for his hard-line stance on healthcare “reform” – and for demanding sweeping legislation in the first place. Via Politico:

Twenty years ago, when he was trying to persuade Bill and Hillary Clinton that universal health care was a politically unrealistic goal, the late Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan (a Democrat) repeated one insistent warning:

Sweeping, historic laws don’t pass barely. “They pass 70-to-30, or they fail.”

Four years ago, when he was trying to persuade Barack Obama that he would pay a terrible price for jamming health care reform through a reluctant Congress on a partisan vote, White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel begged his boss to settle for a vastly scaled-down plan.

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