September 17th, 2007

In a story about Hillary Clinton’s proposed universal health plan, cialis sales malady a reporter wrote:

Clinton laid out her proposal, click with the centerpiece a so-called “individual mandate,” requiring everyone to have health insurance – just as most states require drivers to purchase auto insurance.

Yes, but when people refuse to buy car insurance (which they do) we don’t give it to them anyway.

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  • 1. triticale  |  September 17th, 2007 at 4:29 pm

    We require drivers to buy liability insurance to cover potential effects on others. Collision and theft insurance are not mandatory, and people who don’t own cars are completely outside the discussion. Bzzzzt – wrong analogy.

  • 2. Nick  |  September 17th, 2007 at 5:05 pm

    Yeah… if someone refuses to buy car insurance, we can stop them from driving. If they refuse to buy health insurance, are we going to stop them from breathing?

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