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Editor: The stated need for the Affordable Care Act was to assure access to health care for some 30 million Americans not covered by health insurance. According to testimony from Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius, the department has obligated $677 million for the troubled ACA web site alone. The Congressional Budget Office has estimated that the act will cost $1.76 trillion (yes that’s trillion with a “T”). I offer the following observation for my friends who still believe in large government, central planning, “Yes we can”, and unicorns. If, in lieu of the ACA, one half of the $1.76 …

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