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4-Step Health-Care Solution

by Hans Hermann-Hoppe This essay was originally published in The Free Market in April 1993. It’s true that the US health-care system is a mess, but this demonstrates not market but government failure. To cure the problem requires not different or more government regulations and bureaucracies, as self-serving politicians want us to believe, but the […]

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Hans-Hermann Hoppe: A World Without Theft

Dr. Hoppe’s book ‘The Economics and Ethics of Private Property’ (mises.org/EEPP) is among the most important modern contributions to libertarian thought. Hoppe, like Rothbard, connects laissez-faire economics to normative libertarian theory with laserlike precision and inexorable logic. Property isn’t just a social construct determined by legislative fiat, but rather a necessary component of self-ownership and […]

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Obamacare Repeal or Obamacare 2.0? 

By Ron Paul This Thursday, the House of Representatives will vote on a Republican bill that supposedly repeals Obamacare. However, the bill retains Obamacare’s most destructive features. That is not to say this legislation is entirely without merit. For example, the bill expands the amount individuals can contribute to a health savings account (HSA). HSAs […]

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Congressman Rooney for Insurance Subsidies for Affordability

When Rooney opposes Obamacare it must not be because it is a insurance subsidization program but possibly because of the mandate. Rooney here supports subsidization of flood insurance with no problem, in the name of making it affordable.  What else do we have that’s “affordable?” Oh yea the Affordable Care Act aka Obamacare. Here is […]

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Florida Meddling In Insurance Market

Rep. Matt Gaetz wants to mimic Barack Obama and intervene in private contracts between individuals and insurance companies. Gaetz, like Obama, wants to use legislation to keep insurance companies from setting rates due to risk-level and instead a more Marxian approach of insurance based on needs. The issue here is that Gaetz wants to stop […]

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