SEARCH BLOG: HEALTH CARE and MILITARY
In case you had any doubts about the ultimate effect of Obamacare on those who pay the bills ... you... this should be a good indication. Via Pat Dollard:
President Obama’s most recent budget proposal includes billions of dollars in higher fees for members of TRICARE, the military health care system, and is part of the administration’s plan to cut nearly $500 billion from the Pentagon’s budget. [more]You are a soldier... until you need medical care. Then you are just another patient who needs to pony up more for your medical treatment. As Commander-In-Chief, does that apply to Barack Obama as well? Heh.
The government spends over $1 Billion per year for the maintenance of the presidency. Here's what enlisted personnel make in 2012: