Tax Won't Make Health Care Affordable (Tim Griffin Commentary) by U.S. Rep. Tim Griffin Posted 7/16/2012 12:00 am Updated 5 years ago If Obamacare's supporters had admitted that the core of the bill was a massive tax increase on middle-class Americans, it wouldn't have passed. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.