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The GOP´s
ObamaCare Flippers

Wall Street Journal, by Editorial

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Posted By:tocsin, 2/5/2013 7:27:00 AM

As D-Day looms for ObamaCare, one big question is how many states will sign up for its Medicaid expansion. The recent and spectacular flip-flop of Arizona Governor Jan Brewer is a case study in the political pressure and fiscal gimmicks designed to get states to succumb. It´s also a study in the arcane and perverse ObamaCare incentives that are intended to gather ever more health-care spending under federal control. Arizona´s current Medicaid program is well run by the program´s standards—a low bar—but it is also too large. The program now finances one of every two in-state births

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Brian Sandoval, Susana Martinez, Jack Dalrymple and John Kasich are, reportedly, falling for this big government bear trap also.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/5/2013 7:36:36 AM     (No. 9159179)

You want to throw rotten tomatoes at Brewer but she has no choice on picking up the tab for the flood of illegal babies being born in the state.Latino teen girls are popping babies out faster than any other segment of women.

Brewer fought a courageous battle with Obama on immigration but Holder and the deep pockets of the federal government over matched her resources.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cleanhousein2012, 2/5/2013 10:28:04 AM     (No. 9159535)

Seems that the Repubs are telling the masses what they want to hear, until it is time to act, and then we get sold out.

This is why the GOP is toast in 2014. We don´t believe them anymore. Sadly, at least the Dema are honest in screwing us over. The Repubs just make noise, then roll over.

We´re so screwed.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ranger Applejack Dawson, 2/5/2013 10:31:55 AM     (No. 9159544)

Disappointed.

Thought ol´ Jan was made of better stuff.

And if caving to pressure from the likes of Obama and the Washington democrats is okay by anyone... we are truly a nation without honor and have no future.

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