How does making hospitals and drug companies pay more money to the government contribute to lowering the cost of healthcare?
It should now be clear that Obamacare is primarily a vehicle for government growth and political domination. It purports to give Americans something everyone likes—the prospect of good health—but what it actually does is increase the already severe tax burden on hard-working families.
The behemoth document contains 20 new taxes or increases, including taxes on charitable hospitals, companies developing new drugs, investment income, medical device companies, and of course the tax on those who refuse to purchase insurance.
Read the complete list, helpfully compiled by Americans for Tax Reform (1 page).