The Affordable Care Act First does Harm, Period

While much about Barack Obama remains mysterious, he was easily the most left-wing member of the U.S. Senate. As president of the United States, his left-wing orthodoxy is best manifest in his signature health plan. ObamaCare follows a principle beloved of Karl Marx and other socialist founding fathers: From each according to his ability, to each according to his need. Note the first word: from. In this order of priorities it is more important what the individual gives up and what the state takes. The individual's particular needs are secondary, and ObamaCare follows this pattern precisely. The president's announced intention is to bring "quality, affordable," health insurance to the uninsured. That is not likely to happen for some time, if at all given the debacle of the rollout. But ObamaCare has already succeeded in taking away health insurance from some 10 million people in the individual market with loss of their health plan by January 1. Those people purchased health...(Read Full Article)