Medicaid Costs Have Increased 31,000% Since Inception

Republican Senator Tom Coburn, whose primary profession is as a doctor, has crunched some numbers (He’s pretty good at crunching numbers—you might have read his highly illuminating “Government Wastebook”) and given us an estimate of the bloat escalation of existing government health programs. Forget Obamacare. Even when all we had was Medicaid, we were already doomed, according to Coburn. Obamacare just exacerbates an already dismal government spending situation. The numbers are almost Read more […]