Will $6 help line coffers or hurt health?
They are passionate about the equality that this provides.
Try asking a politician how it is equitable that the ‘wealthy’ (however that is defined) compete with the poor for the same free GP consultation and the same free hospital bed. The answer will be long and evasive.
“It’s not” is all that needs to be said. What is really unacceptable is that the ‘wealthy’ have options.
They can choose to pay for their care