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Big GovernmentHealthMedia and Culture
Grow the scope of government and expand the weapons of the state that can be deployed against its political enemies.
HealthTaxes and Spending
Those pushing Medicare for All rely on the presumption that it will generate huge administrative efficiencies. But they greatly underestimate the program's real administrative cost.
HealthMonopoly and Competition
Brand recognition, competition, and de-regulation are the keys to a more affordable and more competitive drug market.
Healthcare under the Bernie Sanders plan would be so expansive, centralized, and monolithic as to make the Canadian system look sensible by comparison.
Big GovernmentHealthThe Police StateInterventionism
There were three important victories related to cannabis, i.e., marijuana, legalization and only the most radical measure failed.
Bureaucracy and RegulationHealth
High-deductible or "catastrophic" health plans offer real protection from health disasters. But most government-approved forms of health "insurance" are really just welfare programs in disguise.
Those who think "more socialized medicine" is the key ingredient in higher life expectancy in the US miss some very important facts about American life.
Corporate WelfareCronyism and CorporatismHealth
The "experts" are complaining about advertisements from formula companies. Meanwhile, the US government spends billions on subsidizing formula through welfare programs.
Entrepreneurs are attempting to use new Uber-like technologies to lessen the deadly wait times and general lack of service that comes with Britain's sclerotic state health system.
Lowering quality and destroying health care choices might reduce some "administrative costs," but the real cost to the public of a government healthcare system is much higher than is admitted.