Harry Reid (D-NV), United States Senator from ...

Harry Reid (D-NV), United States Senator from Nevada and Majority Leader of the United States Senate (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

For all the naysayers that continue to come to Freedom Outpost and other outlets who claim that Obamacare is good for America and isn’t about government takeover of healthcare, well Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is making no bones about it. He says that Obamacare is merely a step towards a single payer system (lines for healthcare like in socialized single payer Canada NO second opinions). During a Friday night appearance on Las Vegas PBS’ program “Nevada Week in Review,” Reid made clear what the objective of Obamacare is. Read more:

The Las Vegas Sun reports:

“What we’ve done with Obamacare is have a step in the right direction, but we’re far from having something that’s going to work forever,” Reid said. When then asked by panelist Steve Sebelius whether he meant ultimately the country would have to have a health care system that abandoned insurance as the means of accessing it, Reid said: “Yes, yes. Absolutely, yes.” The idea of introducing a single-payer national health care system to the United States, or even just a public option, sent lawmakers into a tizzy back in 2009, when Reid was negotiating the health care bill. Reid went on to expound on that. “We had a real good run at the public option … don’t think we didn’t have a tremendous number of people who wanted a single-payer system.”

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