Friday, January 11, 2013

How Obamacare Creates Poverty

Becket Adams reports how Taco Bell employees (who aren't tipped, so at least they get the minimum hourly wage) are having their work time and salaries capped at 28 hours a week so the company doesn't have to buy them medical insurance. As if they can buy their own medical insurance on 28 hours a week at the minimum wage, while paying rent, paying tuition or student loans, and in some cases feeding children...

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/01/10/a-growing-trend-more-restaurants-cutting-employee-hours-in-preparation-of-obamacare/

I've not seen the bill and don't know why Michele Bachmann thinks it will succeed where other bills to repeal Obamacare have failed. Maybe Americans will have to see the poverty and despondency this well-meant but detestable scheme will cause, before we'll have enough sense to repeal the whole wretched thing and get the insurance gambling scheme out of our medical care system. So here, America, are your guinea pigs. Watch them suffer.

Maybe wossname, that fat stupid-looking Egyptian, was onto something. Maybe a lot of us really are cows. "Kine of Bashan" was the Bible phrase. Munch, munch, as long as we have plenty to eat we don't care what's happening to the other cows in the pasture...

Well I do.