In plainspeak, maybe remember the right is afraid once people are universally covered they'll vote for the people advocating their health.
"Conservatives cannot allow themselves to be browbeaten by failing to provide the same coverage numbers as Obamacare. To be clear, it is a disgrace that so many American families go without health insurance coverage. But we cannot succumb to the pressure to argue on the left's terms." - Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah