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ObamaCare could be finished thanks to strong-arm tactics of its authors
Coach is Right ^ | 12/5/2012 | Doug Book

Posted on 12/05/2012 9:14:06 AM PST by Oldpuppymax

In an effort to intimidate states (that is, Republican governors) into setting up state-run ObamaCare exchanges, the leftist authors of the Affordable Care Act have opened the door to lawsuits which could prevent the federal government selling health plans at affordable rates.

A centerpiece of the ACA involves the offering of federal subsidies “…designed to help low and middle-income individuals purchase health insurance.” However, as the Act clearly states, “…subsidies may only be applied to insurance exchanges set up by individual states, not exchanges implemented by the federal government.” Congress also denied federal exchanges the authority to provide tax credits to employers who offer federally approved insurance plans to their employees. (1)

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TOPICS: Conspiracy; Government; Health/Medicine; Politics
KEYWORDS: aca; barackobama; hhs; obamacare

1 posted on 12/05/2012 9:14:11 AM PST by Oldpuppymax
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To: Oldpuppymax
“the federal government selling health plans at affordable rates.”

That never was going to happen. Big government is the least efficient method of doing things. Our tax dollars and fees for the “RICH” would not cover the costs and the lawyers’ law suits would cost $Ts to us tax payers. A $600 tax on gold sales should have nothing to do with healthcare. Obamascare is a scam.

2 posted on 12/05/2012 9:22:04 AM PST by mountainlion (Live well for those that did not make it back.)
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To: Oldpuppymax

For “Obamacare to be finished” it needs leaders of the opposition, Governors, etc... to stand up and point out the contradictions - and refuse to implement it, over what will be very strong opposition and pressure to simply ignore the glaring mistakes.

I don’t see too many of our ruling class willing to do that.


3 posted on 12/05/2012 9:22:56 AM PST by PGR88
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To: Oldpuppymax
And the fruits and nuts in San Francisco will vote for scary Pelosi the witch who gave us obamacare.
4 posted on 12/05/2012 9:26:45 AM PST by Bitsy
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To: Oldpuppymax

Anybody have the names of authors of the Affordable Care?.


5 posted on 12/05/2012 11:21:13 AM PST by Vaduz
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