Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid

LetS say for a second that we trust Sibelius with our personal records… we trust all the people she hires and the people they hire?

What happens to the federal government if it loses a laptop full of patient data or business information? What recourse do individual citizens have against an inept bureaucrat who leaves the computer unlocked? Imagine a WikiLeaks-size disclosure of every American’s health histories. The results could be devastating, embarrassing — even Orwellian.

With its extensive rule-making decrees, Obamacare has been an exercise in creating authority out of thin air at the expense of individuals’ rights, freedoms and liberties.

The ability of the federal government to spy on, review and approve individuals’ private patient-doctor interactions is an excessive power grab.