Can the U.S. afford free medical for all?
An editorial in the local paper said we are the only advanced nation that does not guarantee health care for all. We jail too many people. We need to cut defense and spend more on welfare. We need to raise taxes and have less guns.
By: Dr. Steve Johnston, author.com
Before the 2019 reduction in corporate tax rate the combined federal and state corporate rate in the United States was the highest corporate rate among developed nations. It was causing jobs to go overseas. The increase in wealth of the rich and the elimination of the middle class is the result of the soft money policies of the Federal Reserve. The Fed economists are Keynesian economists. John Maynard Keynes was a socialist. The U.S. is ranked 20 in the world based upon deaths by firearms. Chicago has more deaths by shootings than New York and Los Angeles combined. Chicago has strict regulation of fire arms. In the early 1970s, the prison population began to rise. Currently prison population is four times higher then in 1975. In 1962, Engel v. Vitale, declared prayer was unconstitutional in schools. Since that decision violent crime, drug use, and teen pregnancies have skyrocketed. In the post-Christian America many people have attempted to replace a relationship with God with opioides. Because capital punishment is no longer enforced, 15% of the prison population are murders.
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