It looks like Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber keeps digging himself a deeper hole. The White House economics adviser has already come under fire for mocking the American people.
Now, the arrogant professor has admitted something that conservatives have long suspected: Obamacare is all about controlling lives.
Newly uncovered documents and videos have revealed that Gruber and others in the Obama administration purposely misled the American people and knew that the controversial law would be incredibly expensive.
A transcript shows that the administration admitted that costs would spiral out of control, but they decided to lie and push the bill anyway.
“Why should we hold 48 million uninsured people hostage to the fact that we don’t yet know how to control costs in a politically acceptable way?” asked Gruber in the 2009 transcript. “Let’s get the people covered and then let’s do cost control.”
That “cost control” is where the Obama administration’s plans become chilling.
It has now been revealed that Democrats planned to control the costs of heath care by denying treatment to sick Americans, according to The Daily Caller.
“The real substance of cost control is all about a single thing: telling patients they can’t have something they want,” admitted Gruber….
It is bureaucrats making health care decisions based largely on costs, and not always what is best for a patient.
That is exactly the type of thing that Sarah Palin and other conservatives warned about back in 2008 and 2009 — but they were mocked by liberals and the media….
From Conservative Tribune –