As they say, case closed. If these two pieces of reality had been widely known prior to its passage, Obamacare would never have seen the light of day. Now that they are known, they justify immediate repeal. It's a shame that there is no principle I am aware of in the law that permits courts to void laws ab initio that were enacted based on fraudulent premises. Probably would be a step too far toward rule by unelected courts, but still.... I guess we'll just have to do our work in 2012.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Medicare's chief actuary testified before Congress today. With a Republican Congress, expect to hear testimony like this -- dry facts that are devastating to Obamacare's basic premises -- much more often: