Last updated on: 6/26/2014 | Author: ProCon.org

Should All Americans Have the Right (Be Entitled) to Health Care?

UPDATED – Should All Americans Have the Right (Be Entitled) to Health Care? – Proponents of the right to health care say that no one in the richest nation on earth should go without health care, and argue a right to health care would stop medical bankruptcies, improve public health, and reduce overall health care spending. Opponents argue that a right to health care amounts to socialism, and say that government control of health care would decrease its quality and availability, lead to larger government debt and deficits, and raise taxes. Explore our new top pro and con arguments, “Did You Know?” facts, and updated background section then decide for yourself.