Yesterday, I posted that Sen. Kamala Harris had revealed her true California-style socialist agenda by announcing that one of her main campaign platforms is free Medicare for a.
I also pointed out that free Medicare for all, as put forth by Sen. Bernie Sanders and supported by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has an estimated cost of $30 trillion over 10 years, or $3 trillion a year.
What I failed to mention is that the annual budget for the federal government is less than $4 trillion, meaning that free Medicare for all would nearly double the federal budget, meaning taxes for everyone and everything will skyrocket.
The cost of Harris’ free Medicare for all plan could easily be considerably higher than the current federal budget as she announced her plan calls for the elimination of ALL private healthcare insurance policies.
Fox News – Kamala Harris under fire after calling for abolition of private health care plans: ‘That’s not American’ – Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., came under fire on Tuesday for calling for private health care plans to be abolished — the latest plank is what is becoming an increasingly left-wing platform from the California Democrat.
Harris, who announced her 2020 bid for the White House last week, was asked by CNN host Jake Tapper Monday night if people could keep their current health care plan under her “Medicare-for-All” plan. She indicated that people could not, suggesting she wants to move toward a single-payer system rather than a mere expansion of Medicare.
“Well, listen, the idea is that everyone gets access to medical care. And you don’t have to go through the process of going through an insurance company, having them give you approval, going through the paperwork, all of the delay that may require,” Harris told Tapper…
In a socialist country, the government insists on having control on every aspect of life.
The people literally become slaves of the federal government.
The only people who benefit from a socialist government is the elite who run the government and work with the government to head government sanctioned businesses.
Harris’ plan will bankrupt the nation, along with destroying much of the insurance industry, resulting in tens of thousands of people losing their job, but hey, socialists like Harris don’t care!
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