Last call for health care enrollment without penalty

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I see Good Old Boy Baghdad Bill is still at it. It is necessary that his opposition remain just as persistent, so here I am.
There are those who try to make their money in free marketplaces; and there are those who believe in manipulating the power of government to get what they want. Oliver Wendell Holmes pointed out that difference in his dissent in Abrams v. United States, 250 U.S. 616 (1919):
“Persecution for the expression of opinions seems to me perfectly logical. If you have no doubt of your premises or your power, and want a certain result with all your heart, you naturally express your wishes in law, and sweep away all opposition. To allow opposition by speech seems to indicate that you think the speech impotent, as when a man says that he has squared the circle, or that you do not care wholeheartedly for the result, or that you doubt either your power or your premises. But when men have realized that time has upset many fighting faiths, they may come to believe even more than they believe the very foundations of their own conduct that the ultimate good desired is better reached by free trade in ideas—that the best test of truth is the power of the thought to get itself accepted in the competition of the market, and that truth is the only ground upon which their wishes safely can be carried out. That, at any rate, is the theory of our Constitution. It is an experiment, as all life is an experiment. Every year, if not every day, we have to wager our salvation upon some prophecy based upon imperfect knowledge. While that experiment is part of our system, I think that we should be eternally vigilant against attempts to check the expression of opinions that we loathe and believe to be fraught with death, unless they so imminently threaten immediate interference with the lawful and pressing purposes of the law that an immediate check is required to save the country…I regret that I cannot put into more impressive words my belief that, in their conviction upon this indictment, the defendants were deprived of their rights under the Constitution of the United States.”
It is self-evident that Obamacare is a coercion-based fraud having nothing whatsoever to do with the betterment of health care in America.
It is self-evident that the only defense any person has against something being too expensive is the freedom to choose to NOT buy that thing.
It is my sincere hope that the degree of animosity a self-evident huge majority of Americans feel towards the inherent coercion of Obamacare will manifest itself by no Democrat candidates for federal office getting elected in 2014.

Amen to that John Wilkenson!
Obamacare has been an absolute disaster for my family and I’m guessing millions of families like mine.
I wish I were with the people that hadn’t signed up as paying the fine would have been way cheaper than the cost or our current Obamacare insurance is.  I feel as though I’ve lost my soul along the way.  If I didn’t have 2 active teen boys to care for I wouldn’t have drunk the Kool Aid.



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