"What is the purpose of Obama care? All the uninsured in America can be given med insurance for about 10% of what Obama care will cost”
Even if that was true, (and I’d love to see the facts that back up that stat), they won’t actually get it without a system in place like this new one to support their need, which costs everyone $ to implement and maintain fairly. Unless you want to go out and make sure everyone gets it yourself.
"But it’s not our responsibility to pay for it."
Is it our responsibility to pay for your needs when you get old and weak? We take care of each other here. That’s what “civilized” means.
Don’t like it? Move to Africa, one of the last places on Earth left that doesn’t already have a Universal Health Care system. I hear it’s nice when you’re not dying from the flu, and you can spend the few dollars you save from the taxes on a nice hut with a thicker mosquito net.
Meanwhile, we’ll make sure your kids get to see a doctor when they get into a car accident or whatever, even if they lose their job.