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Obamacare’s Stealth Attack on Americans’ Health Care — and Their Wallets

8:33 AM, Mar 8, 2011 • By JEFFREY H. ANDERSON
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“As the years go by, if Obamacare is allowed to stand, tens of millions of American will become enrolled in publicly subsidized coverage. The costs to the Treasury will be steep — and will lead to calls for greater cost control. That’s when Democrats will push for the next step — to extend the IPAB’s authority beyond Medicare to the insurance plans subsidized by Obamacare. We will nearly be at the bottom of the slippery slope to a Canadian-style health system.

“The Democratic plan for closing the budget gap has always centered on raising taxes and rationing care. What most people don’t yet realize is just how far Obamacare has already taken us down that road.”

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