Every developed country in the world provides healthcare to all citizens. Except one. It's not something to be proud of and it has nothing to do with "freedom". If they can do it, we can do it. It's not "impossible" like the GOP says. All of these countries have proven it.
Well, it may be Republican policy, but It couldn't have been done or continued without Democrats. And honestly, some of it was right out of President Clinton's administration. The problem is big money in politics : it makes them ALL beholden to special interests.
mediamattersforamerica: It’s been four years since the last increase in the minimum wage, and now President Obama has proposed raising the wage to $9. It should be a no-brainer policy, but it’s naturally prompted a huge outcry from conservative media (and all the people who are liking this whole wage stagnation, income inequality thing just fine thank you very much).