This article is the opinion of the author, and does not represent the beliefs of the RACHC which is a non-opinionated community-based organization!

To the average American working outside of health administration, the anti-Medicare crusade waged during the presidential primary by the always entertaining but rarely sensible crop of wannabes made absolutely no sense. Why would any competent candidate want to campaign against a program beloved by one of America’s most reliable voting blocks?

Why not just amputate your own head?

Apparently, someone has rediscovered the time-worn political maxim (at least, until the day after the election) that you don’t win by loudly proclaiming your intent to divest voters’ of retirement security. The subject was dropped the instant we moved from the primary to the general election campaign.

But don’t worry. Be happy.

The Right Wing in America can be counted on to load their helicopters and assault rifles once again for Medi-Bear.

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