In America we have since the birth of our country recognized that we are endowed with certain inalienable rights from our Creator. We do not have a right, however, to diminish the rights of another person. In other words, we do not have the right to force another person to surrender their property or services to give to us.
A strikingly higher percentage of Americans believe that the threat posed by global warming is exaggerated, a new Gallup survey found. Nearly half of the public (48 percent) think that the seriousness of global warming is generally exaggerated, up from 41 percent in 2009 and 31 percent in 1997, when Gallup first asked the question. Gallup noted that the percentage of Americans who believe global warming is generally overblown is the highest on its record.
The Slaughter Rule would allow House members to avoid going on the record as having voted for health care reform, complete with language that allows government payment for elective abortions. This is an under-handed, disingenuous attempt to shove this monstrosity down the throats of Americans who have made it very clear that they want none of this overt socialist take-over of one-sixth of our economy.
The swamp has become deeper, darker and more fetid under Madam Pelosi and this is yet another devouring, unholy beast arising from the slime and muck of Washington.
The health care debate has seen a few vocal proponents of a single-payer universal health care system like those seen in Europe. But this Swedish-born author, having had long exposure to government-run health care, exposes some “hidden” aspects that come with socialized medicine that aren’t so wonderful.