Jim DeMintOhio Media Trackers’ Jason Hart recently interviewed former South Carolina Senator Jim DeMint about John Kasich’s push for Medicaid/Obamacare expansion in Ohio.  Senator DeMint, now president of the Heritage Foundation called Medicaid expansion funding “fool’s gold” saying,

“I hope the people of Ohio will not take what I call fool’s gold; it looks good, it’d make the budget look good the next three to four years – that’s if the federal government comes through with this.”

Asked about Governor Kasich’s arguments that expanding Medicaid is a compassionate solution, De Mint remarked,

“I don’t think we can call it compassion to make people dependent on the government and trap them in dependency.”

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