|FreedomWorks' Austin Petersen|
Although the ACA has provisions to expand Medicaid coverage to low income individuals that need access to much-needed health care, governors like Florida Gov. Rick Scott refuse to implement the expanded coverage - leaving thousands of low income men and women without the means to safeguard their health.
Enter Thom Hartmann and his discussion of these two men, their situations, and the state of the American health care system. Joined by FreedomWorks spokesman and staunch Libertarian Austin Petersen, Hartmann discusses the right to life as outlined in our founding documents and their guarantee to Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness. Petersen obviously disagrees that any right to health care exists, and the conversation degrades from there: