The mandate is that everyone must have insurance, that’s all.
Even Obama likes it..
“I commend Senator Clinton for her health care proposal,” said Obama in a statement. “It’s similar to the one I put forth last spring, though my universal health care plan would go further in reducing the punishing cost of health care than any other proposal that’s been offered in this campaign.”
I find it more than a little disturbing that some Americans (mainly republicans) would rather spend their tax money on beautifying their city’s entrance and planting grass and trees in the medians of our interstate highways than making sure that every single American has access to medical care.
Check the facts at Cnn.com.
“Under Clinton’s plan, Americans would be offered the same health care benefits of private health care plans offered to Congress through the federal employee benefits program as well as a public program similar to Medicare.
Americans satisfied with their current coverage will be allowed to keep it, the Clinton campaign said.”