12. I didn't say it was JUST young people. But those are the stats. As usual, you are wrong on yourfacts
That's who the mandate was intended for because it's the largest group of voluntarily uninsured people WHO CAN AFFORD IT.
It is not the elderly (Medicare), middle aged, or children. It is not the poor (Medicaid) or the employed (most have employer provided ins.). It is mainly YOUNG, HEALTHY PEOPLE who think they are invincible, as we all did when we were young.