Texan governor Rick Perry's objection to the US healthcare reforms is similar to the Con-Dems' intention to reduce all social benefits in Britain.
The Con-Dems' policy is in line with the US republican distaste for any benefits which reduce the profit potential from sickness and disability among the less well-off on both sides of the Atlantic.
That socialism has roots in any caring society is self-evident and objections to socialising health care confirms a lack of inclination towards social improvements for the masses.
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