Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely baby daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
Stossel will appear at three Town Hall Meetings this week sponsored by Americans For Prosperity. If you are unable to attend, here are some recent articles on the subject written by Stossel:
"Better" Health Care?
"Polls show most Canadians like their free health care, but most people aren't sick when the poll-taker calls. Canadian doctors told us the system is cracking. One complained that he can't get heart-attack victims into the ICU."
"I keep reading about health-care 'reform,' but I have yet to see anyone explain how the government can make it easier for more people to obtain medical services, control the already exploding cost of those services and not interfere with people's most intimate decisions. You don't need to be a Ph.D. in economics to understand that government cannot do all three things."
ObamaCare's Inevitable Logic
"There's reason to be concerned about end-of-life counseling, but the truth is more complicated. Here's the story."
Democrats that control the Wisconsin Legislature are preparing to resurrect the state version of government health care if ObamaCare fails. Healthy Wisconsin has been rejected in the past. Stossel wrote about it two years ago:
Let Wisconsin Experiment with Socialized Medicine
"As usual, most of the new taxes will be imposed on employers. Progressives believe money taken from them doesn't cost anything. Rich corporations will simply waste less on lavish perks and excess profits. But taxes on business are often paid by workers, stockholders and consumers. Businesses that can't pass the taxes on to someone else will close or move out of state.
But progressives are oblivious to this fact. They see
And then there's this eye-opening piece from 20/20 that annihilates the concept of government health care. Don't miss it.