Skip to comments.Obama Hasn’t ‘Evolved’ That Far … Yet (Taxpayer-funded sex-change surgery)
Posted on 03/31/2013 4:04:50 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
Friday, the Department of Health and Human Services requested public comment on a proposal to provide taxpayer-funded sex-change surgery, but scrubbed the proposal off their Web site as soon as it was reported by news agencies. Ed Morrissey at Hot Air understands the Obama-logic:
Congress has been arguing over how to limit the current Medicare/Medicaid systems to keep them from going broke and taking the American economic system with them. Some genius at HHS thinks this is the most propitious moment to talk about sticking taxpayers with sex-change surgery bills?
Smooth move. But dont think for a moment this wont come back later, either.
Of course not: Under the radical dispensation, that which is not forbidden is mandatory, and to say that someone has a right to do something will be interpreted to mean that taxpayers are obligated to pay them to do it. This is what the entire fight about marriage equality is about: Granting same-sex couples access to whatever government benefits married couples get.
Our national motto has been changed from E Pluribus Unum to Whats In It For Me?
There is no real opposition to people cohabiting, having wedding ceremonies and calling their unions marriages live and let live, whatever floats your boat but there is understandable resistance to government action that requires us to treat such pairings as perfect analogs of man and wife.......
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