Lots of Americans have been told that Obamacare will be nothing but good — care for everyone at less cost. Sound too good to be true? Of course it is. One of the hidden costs will be delayed treatment, a problem that has been getting worse with time in Canada. This Freeman article discusses a new study by the Fraser Institute finding that wait times have grown.
I suspect that Canadian leftists who applaud expansions of their own state are worried that Obamacare will shut off their access to prompt medical care when they need it here.
True, our system prior to Obamacare was a mess, but we have gone in exactly the wrong direction by letting Obama and his allies federalize the health care system.