In a new Op-Ed for Fox News, Tucker Carlson accuses Warren’s “Medicare for all plan of being “actual socialism” and “for-real socialism.”
Warren took tremendous heat during the 6th Democrat party debate for dodging questions on how she would pay for Medicare for all and if it included middle-class tax increases.
By Tucker Carlson – FoxNews
From the beginning, the 2020 Democratic race has been a different kind of contest. The candidates don’t seem to be competing to see who can run the country most efficiently. That’s the old style of politics.
Instead, these candidates are pledging to remake America entirely. Rip out the old, which is. they’re telling us, irredeemably tainted by racism, sexism and free enterprise, and replace it with something completely new and different.
At the heart of this effort is the promise of “Medicare-for-all.” Now, you may have heard the phrase. Two of the most popular Democratic candidates, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, both have endorsed it. But what exactly does it mean? What exactly is “Medicare-for-all”?
It’s worth finding out. It’s not a tweak to some regulation. It’s not even ObamaCare, which once upon a time Democrats defended and Republicans denounced as socialism.
“Medicare-for-all” is actual socialism, for-real socialism. Health care spending amounts to about a fifth of the entire American economy. Elizabeth Warren demands total control of all of it — immediately. That’s “Medicare-for-all.” If it becomes law, it would amount to the largest expansion of the federal government since the second World War — by far.
So it’s worth asking how exactly all of this would work and critically, who would pay for it. Elizabeth Warren has been asked that question many times, and every time, she has refused to answer.
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This article was written by the staff of TheConservativeOpinion.com