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10 days ago.
by BeRight
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Obamacare is not "FREE" health care

People have finally realized that the word “free” is nowhere to be found in Obamacare’s “ Affordable Health Care Act”. Coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law won't be cheap. A study released Thursday by the nonprofit Kaiser Family Foundation found that government tax credits would lower the sticker price on a benchmark "silver" policy to a little over $190 a month for single people making about $29,000, regardless of their age. For uninsured people who are paying nothing today, this is still a big cost that they're expected to fit into their budgets.

 
 

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thegreek

The race has been considered an early test of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law as an election issue going into the 2014 midterms.

Huffington Post and The A.P.

Not my words - Theirs.

Posted 170 days ago.

thegreek

What do you think I made that up??? It is from YOUR Huffington Post. That article that says "Below, more from the Associated Press:

I dont really care. I just hope some of those people that voted FOR the ACA will maybe gain a little respect FOR the American people who vote them in or out. Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid and the likes.. I am not talking about presidential election here. I am talking about ridding Congress of disrespectful idiots that make backdoor deals that pi55 off the taxpayers and then blame the republicans and past administrations for 6 yeras for all their own failures.

Posted 170 days ago.

thegreek

You are too Bob B.

Posted 171 days ago.

thegreek

Bob B. There is a war on coal. Not those you indicated.

Posted 171 days ago.

thegreek

Republican David Jolly has won the special election to fill the empty congressional seat in Florida's 13th congressional district, the Associated Press reports, defeating Democratic rival Alex Sink.

The election was held Tuesday to fill the seat left vacant by longtime Rep. Bill Young (R-Fla.), who died last year. The race has been considered an early test of President Barack Obama's signature health care reform law as an election issue going into the 2014 midterms.

Below, more from the Associated Press:

Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House district where President Barack Obama's health care overhaul got its first test ahead of November's midterm elections and Democrats and Republicans spent millions of dollars auditioning national strategies for the rest of the year.

Posted 171 days ago.

thegreek

Do younot remember the town hall meetings where the people were so mad because the congresspeople were pretty much telling them that they were voting it in no matter what they thought and how they almost had riots at them?? I am just telling you that the dems that voted for the ACA sealed their own fates and all indications indicate they are history !!

Posted 171 days ago.

thegreek

BobB. I am not gooan argue with you. We willd just see what happens this November. In reading about it, there seems little chance that the dems wont pay with their jobs for voting in the ACA. There are still people out there that vote that dont appreciate elected officials running roughshod over them and betraying them..

Posted 171 days ago.

Tiredofit

Sure they pay sales tax and fuel tax and every other tax the left can think of, but they get a refund that is way more than taxes paid in resulting in a windfall instead of tax paid.

Posted 171 days ago.

Tiredofit

Fantasy of the left.

Posted 171 days ago.

Tiredofit

Sorry to tell you EXDEVOLA but if they are on Medicade, they are NOT paying Federal taxes. They actually are getting more back than they pay in. SO nice try but just aint so.

Posted 171 days ago.

exofDevola

I know people on Medicaid who are working people and yes they pay taxes, just like you do .

Posted 171 days ago.

exofDevola

Sold have clarified free for those who need it, to qualify for Medicaid you need to be pretty poor. If you are single, you can have very little in possessions,must work a minimum wage job or close to it. They have always been poor people and unfortunately they have gotten themselves into a situation where this is the only way they can be treated for illness. Medicaid is not a new program.

Posted 171 days ago.

thegreek

Those that passed it to see what was in it (meaning democrats) are gonna find out what was in it.. The UNEMPLOYMENT LINE was in it for them because they are gonna be booted out of Congress for IGNORING their constituents and listening to Obama who bailed OUT on them all and left them in a cloud of dust!!!

Posted 171 days ago.

Tiredofit

So MUNSTER I guess I just laid waste to your law of the land argument.

Posted 171 days ago.

Tiredofit

Beg to differ, neither are free, SOMEONE is paying the bill. And that someone would be hard working taxpayers

Posted 171 days ago.

exofDevola

Medicaid is free , not obamacare.

Posted 171 days ago.

Tiredofit

MUSNTER if its the LAW, how can Obama change the dates and requirements????? Doesn't the congress make he law??

Posted 171 days ago.

luvthesouth

BobBarker...the A.C.A. sabotaged itself. it did not need any help at accomplishing that feat. it looks like according to the president, lack of implementation is the fix and thusly it should just be called what it actually is....a failure.

Posted 171 days ago.

luvthesouth

thegreek..thanks..i have been batting around that little gem for awhile. i thought it would fit quite nicely and it did. have a great evening.

Posted 171 days ago.

luvthesouth

BobBarker, you are one up on me since i do not listen to Rush unless i am in the car. i thought your number seemed a little high even from an optimistic standpoint, so i had to look further. speaking of the radio, i wish i could stay up and listen to the coast-to-coast broadcasts. they seem to have some pretty interesting characters on that show. anyway, i do hope you are well and in good health so you do not need to sweat this heathcare debacle that the democrats forced upon all of us.

Posted 171 days ago.
 
 
 
 

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