Health Care Debate - Des Moines, IA

Discuss the national Health Care debate in Des Moines, IA.

Do you support President Obama's health care policy?

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Sandra Van Orsdel

West Des Moines, IA

#1 Dec 18, 2009
The government has no business running health care....they cannot run anything well.
Liz

Ankeny, IA

#5 Jan 23, 2010
it is incomplete...does not offer the best coverage for everyone, mainly the middle, to lower middle class
Sgt James L Skalberg

Hicksville, NY

#6 Jun 30, 2012
IN REMEMBRANCE: Sgt. James L. Skalberg Jr., 25, assigned to 4th Battalion, 1st Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 1st Armored Division, 1st Armored Division, died June 27, in Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device. "He was a great 1st Armored Division Soldier who made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation and leaves behind a loving wife and infant son.
Curmudgeon

Savannah, GA

#7 Aug 13, 2012
Sandra Van Orsdel wrote:
The government has no business running health care....they cannot run anything well.
I don't know about that, everyone else in the world has Single Payer National Health Insurance and they like it just fine.
We are the ONLY developed nation in the world that does NOT have National Health Insurance.
Canada Loves it so much they recently elected the Father of National Health Care in Canada, Tommy Douglas as Canada's Greatest Canadian.

Search; Tommy Douglas Voted the Greatest Canadian

National Health Care Leader Tommy Douglas was overwhelmingly elected the "Greatest Canadian" from a field of War Heroes and Great Canadian Statesmen.

Mitt Romney bragged on Israel's Health Care System for some time on his recent trip there. Romney said he could hardly believe how cost effective it was and that the level of patient care and satifaction was so high. Mitt went on and on praising their system, until he was informed that they had National Health Care.
Then, Mitt Romney got Lockjaw and walked away from the microphones and the cameras.

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