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Kasich’s cave on Obamacare
shows how hard it is to
beat big government

Washington Examiner, by Philip Klein

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/4/2013 8:59:07 PM

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who campaigned as a limited government Republican, on Monday announced that he would implement one of the costliest provisions of President Obama’s health care law by expanding the state’s Medicaid program. His decision, a huge victory for the White House that will provide cover for more Republican governors to do the same, serves as a great case study on how difficult it is to impede the growth of government. When Obamacare was making its way through Congress in 2009 and 2010, the proposed expansion of Medicaid was one of its most controversial elements.

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But it´s all part of the plan. That´s just what 0bama wants. We are fast approaching the point of no return. It´s so depressing.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Cleanhousein2012, 2/4/2013 9:01:15 PM     (No. 9158690)

Wonder what all these repubs will do when they are voted out of office and can´t get any real support from anyone politically?

Join the Dem party instead of just voting like one?


Reply 2 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/4/2013 9:02:39 PM     (No. 9158691)

I thought Kasich would be one of our champions when it comes to his state´s implementation of expansion of Medicaid. Ohio will go bankrupt, won´t it?


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lil dotty, 2/4/2013 9:04:52 PM     (No. 9158692)


Very disheartening. He and Gov Brewer have certainly disappointed true Conservatives. Bite by bite..


Reply 4 - Posted by: ruready?, 2/4/2013 9:08:28 PM     (No. 9158699)

Kasich, please resign. You have forfeited the American birthright for a bowl of pottage.


Reply 5 - Posted by: Namma, 2/4/2013 9:22:06 PM     (No. 9158715)

The people of Ohio voted to not particapate in Obamanoncare....the majority voted to NOT join obamacare so Idont understand how Kasich is doing this...unless he is getting more like obama...does what he wants.


Reply 6 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 2/4/2013 9:26:54 PM     (No. 9158720)

When, oh when will Republicans ever learn, that when they are up for reelection, catering to dems will only cost them votes from their own base and will never, ever give them any votes from the other side. Does he honestly think dems will actually support him in 2014? When pigs fly.


Reply 7 - Posted by: dolphin, 2/4/2013 9:27:05 PM     (No. 9158721)

Recall?


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: M Stuart, 2/4/2013 9:32:34 PM     (No. 9158726)

Very disappointing. Kasich says he´s looking out for Ohio. What about AMERICA?

I don´t see why he can´t take the long view and stand up against 0bamacare. He could make a difference.


Reply 9 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 2/4/2013 9:38:04 PM     (No. 9158738)

Roberts, Kasich, etc., have all surrendered to the regime. No one is willing to be the first martyr (in the traditional sense, not the stupid muslim belief of strapping on a bomb).

Still think we can avoid destruction? Fool!


Reply 10 - Posted by: coldoc, 2/4/2013 9:52:23 PM     (No. 9158755)

So much for principle.


Reply 11 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 2/4/2013 10:07:51 PM     (No. 9158775)

Now do you understand why 3 million republicans didn`t bother to vote last November? Voting republican is just like voting democrat.

Meet the new boss......blah blah blah


Reply 12 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 2/4/2013 10:11:45 PM     (No. 9158779)

Kasich, Martinez (AZ), Brewer, Governor of SD, and another Republican Governor. Mark Levin discussed it this evening.


   

 

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Reply 13 - Posted by: nonsense, 2/4/2013 10:48:09 PM     (No. 9158824)

ValJar, the revenge Queen, has binders of blackmail info on everyone. Must be how she is getting the Mr. o. agenda accomplished.



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