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Study: Obamacare regs have cost
$27.6 billion, killed 30,000 jobs

Washington Examiner, by Conn Carroll

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 10/9/2012 8:08:44 PM

Fully implementing Obamacare regulations have already cost the U.S. economy $27.6 billion and more than 18,000 jobs according to a new study released today. Just the top ten most expensive regulations have cost $24.4 billion, according to the new non-partisan and independent American Action Forum (AAF) report. Just complying with the state health exchanges alone has to cost employers $3.4 billion according to the AAF totals which were compiled from Federal Register data. In addition to the regulatory costs, AAF estimates that Obamacare regulatory compliance has eaten up more than 60 million

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I'm surprised the figures are that low. Just give it time to totally destroy the country. I get infuriated all over again with John Roberts when I read articles like this. Just wait until the high death rates start because of their death panel who will deny care to the elderly.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: tren9, 10/9/2012 8:13:26 PM     (No. 8921626)

ObamaCare regulatory costs: 60 mil

And it hasn't really started yet.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: reddfroge, 10/9/2012 8:34:50 PM     (No. 8921651)

this 'nightmare' HAS to be repealed....otherwise America is 'done'

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nwcudagal, 10/9/2012 8:35:55 PM     (No. 8921653)

When Obamacare is in place, I fully expect my DH to lose his health care coverage. It's not great insurance, but it's something. I'm 58 years old with a chronic lung disease which could be cured with a transplant, but I won't be able to afford it when I get that bad and I won't make it through the death panel.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Mushroom, 10/9/2012 9:30:37 PM     (No. 8921737)

I was directly told I lost my last decent job because of Obamacare.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bogeegolf, 10/9/2012 10:08:43 PM     (No. 8921786)

I know how you feel #3 except it's my liver. My wife and I have made sure we've had health care since college. Now do I have to bow down to Obama to spare me.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 10/9/2012 11:56:38 PM     (No. 8921964)

#5, I think we'll all just be told to take the pain pill.

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