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One Last Chance
to Kill ObamaCare

American Spectator, by David Catron

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Posted By:garnet, 11/5/2012 6:41:15 AM

Barack Obama's promise to cure the ills of our health care system was obviously an important factor in his 2008 victory over John McCain as well as that year’s Democrat gains in the House and Senate. Most of the electorate favored some legislation that would slow rising medical costs and increase access to care. However, when ObamaCare finally slogged out of the congressional slough, it was greeted with consternation and outrage. Instead of the reform they were promised, the voters got a grotesque government behemoth reeking of corruption. They were not amused.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Reilly, 11/5/2012 6:58:41 AM     (No. 8988692)


If Obama wins, the country will be too far gone to save. There will be a reaction and it will not be pretty. There will be nowhere to hide from Nanny and her well-paid toadies. (But there will be, I predict. There are many enterprising people in this country who will figure out something.)


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Reply 2 - Posted by: leopardtwo, 11/5/2012 7:02:23 AM     (No. 8988700)

If Zero wins, he will make appointments to the US Supreme Court which will set America on a radical leftist course for decades.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Catherine, 11/5/2012 8:09:56 AM     (No. 8988814)

We could always defund Obamacare. That would pretty much kill it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Crosscut, 11/5/2012 8:20:09 AM     (No. 8988838)

Washington Democrats are responsible for Obamacare. The Democrat Party poses a bigger threat to the future of America than any Islamic pervert.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: WAN2, 11/5/2012 8:44:32 AM     (No. 8988904)

Addicts never vote to have their drugs taken away.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: curious1, 11/5/2012 8:51:05 AM     (No. 8988927)

This isn't the last chance if citizens stay as engaged as they appear to be this year and increase their close monitoring of their government, ignoring the propaganda from the libtard media. Every election more libtards (in both parties) should be removed and replaced with American citizens. That is how you correct the course - unless the libtards don't like that, start cheating and get violent, in which case American citizens go to the cartridge box stage and solve the problem permanently.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Gallo3, 11/5/2012 11:39:06 AM     (No. 8989475)

Poster above correct: should the unthinkable happen and Blessed Hussein Obama is re-elected, we don't miss a beat:
Wednesday morning, Congressional Hearings on Benghazi are scheduled, and we begin to analyze our loss and begin to organize for the off-year elections of 2014, and beyond.

Our Republican leaders circle the wagons and figure out the techniques for sandbagging and way-laying the Democrats at each and every turn, using every trick in the book.

It ain't over by any stretch.

No Surrender. Ever. Refudiate Obamunism.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: sudmuf, 11/6/2012 3:00:35 AM     (No. 8991276)

No this is not the last chance. We can end the tyranny withe the 2nd amendment and revolt.

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