Friday, May 29, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Lost & Found

Lost: Big Yellow Lab, "Sammy," about 100 lbs., disappeared from home on Sun., May 17, north 181 at F.M. 775 area, reward. 830-391-4578.

VideoFound: Female Dalmatian mix, Center Point area, FM 775 and CR 319, need to find owner. Call 830-928-1296.

VideoFound sheep: small brown sheep in Eagle Creek. Call (830)534-8276 to claim.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Experienced A/C installers and service tech, must have driver license and clean driving record. Call 830-393-4700.
Holiday Motors in Floresville is now hiring for salesman position, potential of making $80K plus yearly!! Call Dave at 210-287-4703.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
TNMCRichardson Chevrolet homeRE/MAX home

Report Comment

Please complete the form below in order to alert us to the following comment. If you have questions about our policy regarding comments please reference our Terms of Use page.

Roland James  
Seguin  
July 2, 2012 8:50am
 
Some conservatives say they are ready to bid farewell to socialism and move
to Canada (which has a federal single payer health care system)
because of the Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable Care Act.**
Or Rush Limbaugh threatens move to Costa Rica, which also has
universal health care.
Kinda like the signs appearing at Tea Party rallies, “Government, keep your hands
off my Medicare,” or the medical student lambasting government health care while
attending the state university medical school.
These people could move to Chad, which has neither government k-12 education
nor hardly any government health care. A lot of liberty in Chad, including the liberty
to die young.
Behind the need for health care: We are all born frail and mortal--and we all will need health care sometime(s) in our lives. All the other democracies in the world recognize this and spend half the per capita amount on universal health care with longer life expectancies and other better results...and maybe now the U.S. is on its way, too.

For many years, I rented apartments in Phoenix to Canadian winter visitors,
who had more wealth than those Canadians who couldn’t
afford to come to Arizona or Florida or Texas in the winter. Many of
these winter visitors would return early to Canada in the spring for
health care; unless they were really wealthy, they didn’t want any
part of the U.S. system.
The Canadian system doesn’t determine where you are in the queue
by the amount of money you have or how good your health insurance is,
but rather on how life threatening your condition is.
Yes, there are flaws in any system.
There are delays for non-life threatening health care in Canada;
but the Canadians could vote for people who would increase
funding for non-life threatening health care.
Now, the U.S. spends 18% of its economy on health care;
Canada about 10%, and the UK toto government system (doctors
are paid by the government--like the U.S. military) about 7%.
Conservatives in the UK--Thatcher, Major, Cameron--embrace
the universal government system they have in the UK just as they
embrace basic public education for all.


** People Who Say They're Moving To Canada Because Of ObamaCare
www.buzzfeed.com/daves4/people...canada-because-of-obamacare
     
     Your Full Name: We will not publish your name or e-mail address as a result of reporting this comment. We request this information in the event that we need to contact you with follow-up questions. You will not receive any unsolicited e-mail by using this form.
Your E–Mail:
Reason:
Your Comments:
   

Abrego Lake
WCN Citizens Forum 5/28/15
Caraway Ford
Hoelschers home
Sherwood Surveying
Pulse Research exp 6/30/15
Cycle Ranch
Dustin Mark Hawkins Memorial
Drama Kids
Pursch Motors
Pat Brown Realtors, Inc. home
John D. Foster home
WCN
DDS Dentures & Dental Services Right-side banner
Triple R DC Expertsauto chooserAllstate & McBride RealtyVoncille Bielefeld homePulse Research expires 6/30/15Heavenly Touch home

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.