Originally Posted by txz4
The thing you have to take into account is the mandate. Ive said it like a broken record on the forum and no one seems to care. It will put many out of business. Simple as that. this will hurt the economy and lower tax revenue. Instead of arguing arbitrary ideas of fairness, I tend to be more of a pragmatist. Again, not anecdotal evidence. Its real. Its going to happen. Those who are good at business and finance tend to account for policies that will happen in the future to see the result personally, its not pretty.
How will the mandate put people out of business?
Is that proven to have happened in MA where they have had the mandate for years?