One thing people fail to realize when wishing for total government health care is that all of the people employed in private insurance will lose their job. It will not happen all at once, by any means, but eventually the private insurance that we all know and hate will be put out of business.
If government run health care kicks into high gear, two things will happen at once: the number of people working for private insurance will drop, the number of people working for new the government health care system increase.
In a nation with about 4.7 percent unemployment, the people hired by the government will be the same people fired by the private insurance companies.
And certain people think that the government can do a better job running health care....