The Democratic Party is pushing for socialized medicine, or government-run health care. The example they point to
The example they point is the United Kingdom’s National Health System, known as NHS.
This week, NHS announced  it can deny surgery for smokers and obese citizens. This indefinite surgery ban riled Britons and American conservatives who point to the NHS as having the power to determine life-or-death decisions instead of the individual or the individual’s family.