Former U.S. Congressman Jim Talent takes a rather stark, yet realistic, look at what Obamacare will do the country. The credit rating of the USA is about to be downgraded by Moody’s. This means that it will be more expensive for the USA to borrow money. Because of this new entitlement, things will get worse, not better.
It was a horribly crafted measure complete with the sort of shady, backroom politics long associated with the politics of Mr. Obama’s hometown. Is this the sort of change one can believe in?
You can read his take here.
On the other hand, a number of states have raised serious consitutional questions about the President’s health care plan. The lawsuits have been filed, with Jefferson’s home state of Virginia leading the fray.