Sickened Health Care Debate
As the phony dog and pony show of Obama's Health Care "Reform" continues, we the people are left paying thousands of dollars to the pockets of insurance industry executives. Obama promises a "public option" as a solution, while he and his loyal flock have denied any discussion of real reform or change. Below is a letter I submitted to a VT newspaper because I am sick of hearing the bullshit reform debate.
Dear Editor, the Times Argus,
Last years elections brought the country to a state of hope and excitement for the future of government policies, however the more policy debate emerges it appears to be just like the same old rhetoric of the past. Despite the fact that most sectors of the American and
For those unaware of it, Catamount is a bureaucratic nightmare that has individuals continuously filling out piles of paper work and making countless phone calls to obtain coverage or just to maintain coverage. In a matter of less than a year, my wife and I have had our policy premium costs changed multiple times, removal threatened for not following bureaucratic procedures, and eventually being removed because we temporarily made more money than the months previously. Furthermore, the dental and eye care expenses that we paid thousands for were not covered. The Catamount program is a mere band-aid solution of a systematic failure and for our leaders in
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So, while the debate leaves out a viable solution, we Americans are going to continue paying for a system that is all about fraud and price gouging, and the Hedge Fund Democracts will gleefully applaud and pat themselves on the backs for "reform."
"First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, then you win." -- Mahatma Gandhi