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November 25, 2013 9:09 AM

Obamacare is just the latest giveaway program

Let's stop all of the moaning regarding our president and the Affordable Health Care Act. Everybody is, has been, or will be a recipient of some federal social welfare scheme. It started with Social Security, passed during the Depression, without a whimper. Why? Because the average age at death in that year was 61. So for the boys on Capitol Hill, it was a no brainer to offer this new social contract for people when they reached the age of 65.

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