August 2013
Clarendon Enterprise (TX);8/1/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 31, p2
The article presents a criticism of increasing health care costs in the U.S. and suggests that politicians should make an effort to revoke ObamaCare, the health care program run by the U.S. government.


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