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It’s obvious why people
don’t trust ObamaCare

New York Post, by Michael Tanner

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 10/6/2013 5:08:57 AM

If you’re puzzled why ObamaCare is so polarizing, consider how a law that’s ostensibly about fairness — health care for all — can be so unfair. Favored groups like unions and some businesses have carved out exceptions for themselves, while the average American could see their hours cut or their job eliminated. Perhaps the most frequently talked about, but also most widely misunderstood, dispensations is the one for Congress and its staff. Despite the Internet shorthand, Congress is not “exempted” from ObamaCare. Still, Congress is being treated differently than millions of other Americans who stand to lose under ObamaCare.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cyberspace cadet, 10/6/2013 7:37:12 AM     (No. 9552473)

Obama lied about everything, including his own mother, to get it passed.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: guybee, 10/6/2013 7:41:19 AM     (No. 9552478)

He has lied about his whole life. What is true? With our current MSM, will we ever know?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rinktum, 10/6/2013 8:00:13 AM     (No. 9552501)

People don´t trust Obama. He is a known liar. However, the Obamabots will never doubt him even as they are being ushered into the showers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: arkfamily, 10/6/2013 8:11:19 AM     (No. 9552508)

A 2000+ page bill that has to be passed so it can be read should be a clue why I didn´t trust Obamacare or the people pushing it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Crosscut, 10/6/2013 8:20:16 AM     (No. 9552520)

American voters can jam it up the wazoos of Democrat politicians during the 2014 midterms. Democrats cannot go unpunished for all the damage they have done to America.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: chance_232, 10/6/2013 8:28:43 AM     (No. 9552531)

The ObamaCare website is still screwed up. I only know because I went there out of curiosity. I´m Curious to see what ObamaCare would cost me.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: steveW, 10/6/2013 8:32:27 AM     (No. 9552537)

Lenin broke eggs to make his omelette. The Democrats just enjoy breaking eggs.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Janjan, 10/6/2013 8:59:27 AM     (No. 9552570)

It is true that most people have paid no attention to the Obamacare law. But is also true that a lot of young people and low intelligence adults treat their yearly tax refunds as a savings account and eagerly anticipate that large chunk of Walmart money every January. And via the ´credits´ non-tax paying filers get as a gift, most people are getting something. I can´t wait for the reaction from those folks when they get their refund check minus the Obamacare fine. Those that don´t get a refund simply will not pay. The next step for the Democrats will be criminal penalties.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Hobbiest, 10/6/2013 9:04:25 AM     (No. 9552583)

They don´t trust it because it politicizes what could Raddy be a bureaucratic nightmare.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: maryc, 10/6/2013 9:08:44 AM     (No. 9552597)

Doctors practices and hospitals cannot survive on the reimbursements for medicaid. Do you think it will be any better when so many ´folks´ decide to just pay the fine ? Do you think the single payer system that they want will support these hospitals and doctor´s practices with the pitiful reimbursement ? Not hardly. We are heading for a complete collapse because , unlike the postal service, the country will not be able to afford to bail out obamacare. Can´t wait to see the number of doctors who ´retire´ early.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Illinois Resident, 10/6/2013 9:50:47 AM     (No. 9552666)

Just you wait........we do not have obamacare nor have we tried to apply for obamacare but as of Oct 1, we have been asked to fill out a bunch of forms and send in a copy of our 2012 income tax to our current health insurance provider. Why is that? an just who will get to make decisions on all this paperwork with personal info on it????????Something is really rotten in Illinois!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Arby, 10/6/2013 10:07:08 AM     (No. 9552698)

Obamacare is a power-grab, pure and simple. They don´t give a flying rat´s patoot about insurance coverage for the poor. They just want to control us, in every way possible. How else would such nonentities as Harry Reid and Barack Obama ever be able to feel important?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 10/6/2013 10:29:20 AM     (No. 9552734)

I blame the triumviral forces that brought us to ths point: voters, the Supreme Court and the media.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 10/6/2013 10:42:45 AM     (No. 9552752)

Great article, quite easy to read the grasp the writer has on the Obamacare issue for us in fly-over country. Also easy to see who comments without reading past the headline.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: strike3, 10/6/2013 12:14:14 PM     (No. 9552874)

It is only fitting that his signature legislation will spell the end for President Kardashian. He will be relegated to retirement in disgrace where the only people who have to hear his obnoxious voice will be the unlucky SS people who have to walk around the golf course with him. There will have to be a bunch of them because he won´t have any friends left in this country and probably most of the world. Obamacare as it stands can´t possibly work and the chaos of the first week is only the beginning.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: NotaBene, 10/6/2013 1:52:56 PM     (No. 9553010)

I read that in some Obanacare exchanges if you join they also give you a FREE Obamaphone.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/6/2013 2:06:12 PM     (No. 9553027)

Except for insider privileged groups, Obamacide is a forced, communist conspired
threat of IRS jail doctrine that would make
Hitler, Stalin, Lenin and Marx all smile.
Get used to it, it´s all about totalitarian
dictatorship of the masses over their bodies and minds. Read any of the above mad men (there is so much published wealth of this totalitarian dogma), then, combine it with Feinstein, Reid, Puglosi, Soetero, Holder, Jaret, Sawyers, Brokaw, the whole commie bunch and see, find, today´s haunting parallels to past crimes of previous regimes and current crimes of our present regimes. Republican and Democrats are both selling Communism in one form or another, and they are all in tune with the same dogma: never mention the one key word, Communism. Keep everybody off track. Hollywood has conspired in this tragedy by never allowing the subject of communism to be included in any movie for the last sixty years. You will never see even a loud mouth character call someone "a commie". Not even in biker movies. There are no anti communist genre films. NONE! Last, you will never see one film about Soviet Stalinist Communist, warring, famine provoking, Gulag Archipelago enslaving Russia. NEVER. Hollywood, single handedly has deadened mass America´s mind on the reality of this horror (of course there are books of Communist horor for the select to read). Now, our communists have put into place, a major change in our lives: police enforced medicine. Fines, confiscation, imprisonment for any disobedience to the dictatorship.
A totalitarian knife has been used to stab doctors, nurses, technicians professional lives in the back. Young Andrew Breitbart saw, and declared, this Marxism coming, and then he died suddenly.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: pickle1, 10/6/2013 2:48:10 PM     (No. 9553068)

I told you there was no health insurance coverage only slavery.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 10/6/2013 2:58:02 PM     (No. 9553080)

Even a critical article shouldn´t get the premise wrong.

Obamacare is not about health care. Never was by the plan´s advocates´ own admission.

It´s about $$$$.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: LittleRedHen1, 10/6/2013 3:46:47 PM     (No. 9553117)

The author did not touch the low hanging fruit of the healthcare.gov contact phone number. I assembled the 972 combinations in a truth table format using Excel, and there is only one combination that hints at words that can be found in a dictionary. An article on the obscenity was previously posted on L.com and reported on Drudge.

Rude Rooster

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Reply 21 - Posted by: kiwikit, 10/6/2013 9:20:13 PM     (No. 9553423)

People don´t seem to realize that this bill has ruined EVERYONE´s healthcare. No insurance is allowed to be sold that doesn´t fullfill what it sets up: drug rehab, pregnancy, infant care etc. even for those who have no need. This is going to make all insurance costs go up orders of magnitude whether through the Fed exchanges or one buys it himself. Buckle your seatbelts, you´re in for a very bumpy road and possible insuranceless future!

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