Taxpayer-subsidized healthcare is
Socialism necessary if you want to avoid bankruptcy:
“Unfortunately, being here in Washington is very expensive,” said Ellmers. “Yes we do have a salary and we do have benefits. It costs a lot of money to be here. I've signed on to the private plan, just like so many in America are on. The benefit is available to me. People need to understand out there it costs a lot money to be here in Congress.”
Yeah, I'm sure getting by on a salary of $12,250 a month is tough...