Reasons why progressives desire "universal healthcare"?

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Reasons why progressives desire "universal healthcare"? Choose up to three.

  1. They're irresponsible people & happy to pass their responsibility elsewhere. It's Y they love govt.

    9 vote(s)
    45.0%
  2. It's an entitlement

    3 vote(s)
    15.0%
  3. It's a right under the Constitution. Same with free housing, clothing and food. Probably sex too.

    2 vote(s)
    10.0%
  4. They're selfish & spend their money on travel, beer, gadgets etc. Can't afford healthcare too

    4 vote(s)
    20.0%
  5. Because someone told them they deserve it, so believing so is convenient

    4 vote(s)
    20.0%
  6. Cuz some other countries have it. Best ignore those countries are small, united & W/O immigration

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. Because they're unable to connect the dots, so of course "free" sounds AWESOME.

    5 vote(s)
    25.0%
  8. Other

    9 vote(s)
    45.0%
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  1. WTH_Progs?
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    Reasons why progressives desire "universal healthcare"? Choose up to three.
     
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    Control.
     
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    You left out the most important one...

    When you control healthcare, you can control the population....they will be able to make people obey them when they threaten to keep healthcare away from "conservatives," people who don't obey the global warming cult, and those who oppose their policies.
     
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    Other - Compassion
     
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    If we want to declare ourselves as the greatest country on the planet, we should probably act like it.

    That begins with taking care of our own.
     
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    Anyone who has seen people in this country suffer because of preventable problems due to lack of healthcare would get it.
     
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    And giving government another lever to control the "undesirable"

    "Hey Mr Conservative, don't like government healthcare? 5 month wait for you"
     
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    Control masquerading as compassion.
     
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    What kind of illogical fallacy is the poll at the head of this topic?

    A. Straw man

    B. Straw man

    C. Straw man

    D. All of the above.
     
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