Friday, January 18th, 2019  |  5:28 AM

A Conservative Newspaper Promoting,
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

Subscribe Now: Get your own copy of The US Journal

National Healthcare Plan Still Doesn't Work

Written By: A. Barton Hinkle  |  Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011

             Last week in Mother Jones, Kevin Drum argued that the recent contretemps over the national debt had only a single cause. Defense, discretionary and interest spending are mostly on a downward slope as a percentage of GDP, he claimed; Social Security is "basically fine" - but not health spending. "The only thing we should be seriously concerned about," he concluded, "is health care spending. Period."

            In other words, the federal government's management of its health care programs has turned out to be a financial disaster. So what, according to progressives, is the solution? More government management of health care. Of course.

Sign into your account to read the rest of this article. »

Share this on Twitter  |  Share this on Facebook  |  Email to a friend.  |  Contact the editor.

What are your thoughts?

Want to read more of this article?

You must be a subscriber to read entire articles.

Gain 24/7 access to all the content on this website by becoming a subscriber.
Choose your subscription plan and get full access in minutes. Subscribe now. »

If you are already a subscriber, sign in now to read more full articles.

More National News

This Month’s Headlines

God Save Women from Other Women

This Month's Headlines

Trump's Energy Success

This Month's Headlines

The Democrat Party Needs to Wake Up

Deadly Isms

Mainstream Media Can't be Trusted

If it Damages America, It's Good for Democrats

Foreign Interventionism is Destroying Us