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This state will give anybody a free ambulance ride for nearly any reason. We transport drunks to emergency rooms. We spend lavishly on a growing indigent population in our sanctuary cities. Those are the "costs" Mr. Counihan wont come out and specify fully and honestly.
1 posted on 09/26/2013 12:53:25 PM PDT by BillyBonebrake
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To: BillyBonebrake

Good, How does it feel voting in the same liberal crap everytime an election comes around


2 posted on 09/26/2013 12:56:47 PM PDT by ronnie raygun (What you get when you refuse to vet)
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It’s not going to cost anywhere near as much as they say - there are subsidies - remember? /s


3 posted on 09/26/2013 1:20:44 PM PDT by raybbr (I weep over my sons' future in this Godforsaken country.)
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Not to mention, in the interests of redistribution, people with higher incomes will pay higher rates. I’m assuming there are many high income people in CT who have not yet fled the state. They’ve been paying the highest taxes, too.


4 posted on 09/26/2013 1:25:32 PM PDT by ntnychik
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To: BillyBonebrake

I live in CT and every time one of my family members needed an ambulance, we paid. One time, I had to give them a check before!!


5 posted on 09/26/2013 1:25:36 PM PDT by KosmicKitty (WARNING: Hormonally crazed woman ahead!!)
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To: BillyBonebrake
In Massachusetts welfare/Medicaid recipients get unlimited fertility treatments as part of their free health care because,as it was explained by some filthy Rat in the State legislature,”well,it's mandated for health plans for those covered by other plans so we can't deny it to the most vulnerable among us”.
6 posted on 09/26/2013 1:28:25 PM PDT by Gay State Conservative (Osama Obama Care: A Religion That Will Have You On Your Knees!)
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To: BillyBonebrake
Costs are high...if you are a productive citizen.

If you are a leech in CT, you've got it made. Because the median income is the nation's 2nd highest (after HI), income levels for subsidy qualification are much higher too.

7 posted on 09/26/2013 1:44:14 PM PDT by montag813 (NO AMNESTY * ENFORCE THE LAW * http://StandWithArizona.com)
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We look forward to being part of the dialogue to address these important issues moving forward...

Yeah, that'll work.

8 posted on 09/26/2013 2:34:14 PM PDT by lowbridge
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To: BillyBonebrake

Awesome. I love news like this. Enjoy your high prices, suckers.


9 posted on 09/26/2013 2:42:40 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: BillyBonebrake

Just a matter of time before a law is passed, or Obama issues an EO, making it illegal to get treatment across state lines.


12 posted on 09/26/2013 6:48:30 PM PDT by VerySadAmerican (".....Barrack, and the horse Mohammed rode in on.")
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To: BillyBonebrake

The logic:

We in CT have a very high standard of living. We have more wealth per capita than any other state (give or take). We have the highest or near-highest median household income.

Ergo...

We have nearly the highest medical/hospital/dental costs in the nation. So we have to pay some of the highest insurance rates for that high cost care.

in other words, it all evens out across the country.

(Unless you aren’t rich in CT, of course.)


14 posted on 09/27/2013 6:21:28 AM PDT by whattajoke (Let's keep Conservatism real.)
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