Among the objections to Obamacare, one that has not gotten as much attention as it should is the president’s power to waive the law for any company, union, or other enterprise he chooses.
The 14th Amendment to the Constitution provides for “equal protection of the laws” for all Americans. To have a law that can cost an organization millions of dollars a year either apply or not apply, depending on the whim or political interest of the president of the United States, is to make a mockery of the rule of law.
How secure is any freedom when there is this kind of arbitrary power in the hands of one man? Thomas Sowell -National Review- Click To Read More…
After Obama’s win to another four years, it truly is chilling to think that his base of non-taxpayers now can demand, pressure if you will, the other fifty percent to pay higher taxes. All the while Obamacare works as the the infrastructure to carry out the facilitation of collecting additional taxes and whatever based on a whim the president feels is appropriate at the moment. As Max Baucus said it is not about healthcare, it is about spreading the wealth.
The last four years , as Sowell points out, have been spent pushing back a demanding administration wanting more of what the taxpayer has. At some point, perhaps now, the American people will wake up and realize they have been compromised by electing a socialist. – DSMW