President Barack Obama takes to the airwaves tonight, hoping that because Americans like him, they will accept an overhaul of the health care system without drawn-out deliberations, debate, and research. Surely, after the President delivers his address, Republican leaders will answer by talking about the exorbitant cost of government-run health care.
But here’s a better reason to oppose government meddling in health care: it makes health care worse. If the goal is to make sure that as many people as possible actually get the care they need, this is the wrong way to do it.
Vlogger Steven Crowder makes just this point in a video which, while maybe a little long, is still worth watching: