No. I haven’t been sending out Tips for 312 billion weeks! The number above is our national debt.
The intent of health reform has always been to expand access to health care by making insurance more affordable. But as we have seen since March of 2010, premiums have continued to rise.
To be fully implemented, “Obamacare” empowers the Secretary of Health & Human Services to promulgate a mountain of rules. Only the popular ones have been released to date. (So much for ‘transparency.’)
HHS rules could result in a federal bureaucracy that micromanages your health care or spends us into bankruptcy. Or, both.
Alternatively, those rules could empower individuals, health care providers and states to lower costs through innovation, choice and personal responsibility.
As it relates to your health care, everything that happens in 2013, 2014 and beyond will be decided by us Tuesday.