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Obamacare accelerates government control over health care

Created on September 28, 2010

Obamacare accelerates government control over health care

Headline:

Obamacare accelerates government control over health care

Intro:

Government has been taking greater control of health care for decades. But under Obamacare, government will quickly cross the “tipping point,” controlling more than 50 percent of all health care spending faster than under prior law.

Source: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Other text:

49.9% Before Obamacare Under Obamacare* 50.9% 49.9% Before Obamacare Under Obamacare* 50.9% 54% 53% 52% 51% 50% 49% 48% 47% 51.5% 53.0% “Tipping Point” Percentage of National Health Expenditures Under Government Control 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 Obamacare in Pictures heritage.org * Excludes private spending on health plans in the exchanges.

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