So we're at the point where health insurance is a right, but bearing arms is not.—
Razor (@hale_razor) August 17, 2013
Bingo. That’s the word from the White House today.
Your rights? They come from Obama. Ladies and gentlemen, the constitutional scholar in chief:
We’ve heard over and over that “health care is a right.” In the president’s weekly address, he announced that “health insurance” is now a right.
[I]n the United States of America, health insurance isn’t a privilege – it is your right. And we’re going to keep it that way.
Evidently Obama is done kvetching about being “constrained” by the Constitution.
Train wreck, indeed.
Exit questions for the White House:
We’re not sure we want the answer to that last one.
(Hat tip: Jeryl Bier)