My socialist father thinks the only “fair” health care system is one where people pay a percentage of their income, rather than paying based on risk factors.
“Single payer based on income is the future. You can’t stop it.”
I shudder when I admit, I think he is right that we can’t stop it.
On another front, a Dutch colleague told a group of us on Friday that we are in for a couple of decades of painful transition, but that we will be better off in the end. Hooray?
The obvious response to your FIL is “Thus the need for a strong Second Amendment”.
‘Course family life is going to be hell for a few decades.