Letters to the Editor

November 25, 2013

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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