Why deny millions health care benefits?

info@islandpacket.comOctober 20, 2013 

I am a long-time subscriber to The Island Packet and a long-time resident of Sun City Hilton Head. I also subscribe to the weekend New York Times.

Does this make me a liberal? I also at times voted for President Dwight Eisenhower and President Ronald Reagan. I will dispense with my credentials.

I resent the slant of certain recent news articles on the Affordable Care Act. We Sun City senior residents, and Americans in general, are a very charitable people. Yet we strongly object to giving 31 million people the same privilege we so richly enjoy.

Were Social Security and Medicare termed socialism when first enacted?

Allen Kupfer

Bluffton

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