Explaining the Real Health Care Debate (Townhall.com) October 12, 2009Posted by daviddavenport in Radio Commentaries.
Tags: Healthcare Reform
reveals the president’s political philosophy. He plans a sharp turn toward the equality narrative and away from the liberty narrative.
Rather than fixing the problems—the 1 in 7 who don’t have health care for example—Obama proposes a complete overhaul of the system. His plan is to mandate health care for everyone, impose government oversight—and even a government provider. It is this sort of radical turn that has Americans up in arms.
And rightly so, because equality versus liberty—the government versus the individual—is the real health care debate.