Laura Hillier did not die because the bone marrow for her transplant was unavailable. She died because hospital beds where the transplant could be done were unavailable.
Instead of debating a free market for medicine versus socialism, we’re reduced to watching Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders fight over Obamacare versus socialism.
If Republicans really opposed socialism in principle, they’d be willing to take on or at least question the sacred cow of Medicare.
We must no longer allow American citizens to die of government bureaucracy.
So why the socialism, Donald, when it comes to medical care?
The only remedy for Obamacare must be a legislative remedy, which is why we have elections.
American medical care is still the best. But it will not remain the best if we do not fully restore it now and fight to keep it free from ill treatment caused by government.
In a free market, medical practitioners and medical companies earn more money if they make their patients and customers happy and keep them healthy. That’s the best incentive. I trust that competition more than I’ll ever trust the activists who want to shut it down.
Exponential and unsustainable growth in Medicare and Medicaid spending goes on for the benefit of politicians, not patients, and in the interest of political gains, not public health.