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The States Fight In the Last
Ditch Against ObamaCare

American Spectator, by David Catron

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Posted By:garnet, 11/19/2012 6:24:59 AM

Last July, I wrote that the states still had the power to kill ObamaCare, despite the Supreme Court’s gross dereliction of duty in Florida v. HHS. My point was that the insurance exchanges required by PPACA are the key to its success or failure, and that the law grants the states enormous power in the way they are set up. (Snip) Last Friday, three more governors officially announced their refusal to set up state-run ObamaCare exchanges. Ohio’s John Kasich, Wisconsin’s Scott Walker and Maine’s Paul LePage all released statements indicating that they would not assist the Obama administration

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rob_NC, 11/19/2012 7:03:20 AM     (No. 9023178)

...really...ask yourself...after all these folks go through to become doctors/nurses..would you let some pantywaste bureaucrat dictate your worth...
...no...!


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Reply 2 - Posted by: Crosscut, 11/19/2012 7:11:57 AM     (No. 9023191)

The GOP governors and the House of Representatives is all we have between us and the tyranny and incompetence of Obama and Democrat controlled federal agencies. These governors and congressmen must unite in order to form a resistance movement now.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/19/2012 7:27:06 AM     (No. 9023215)

I´m still suspicious over why Ohio got it´s food stamps cut a couple days after the same voters delivered the state to Obama.The excuse that the cost of natural gas going down was the reason doesn´t make sense because a lot of the same people are on energy assistance also.

I think it was a message to rebellious states that Obama can yank federal funding from other areas if they don´t knuckle under.

You can´t rule anything out when it comes to Obama getting his way. We´ll see how long these GOP governors stick together on this.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: rinohunter, 11/19/2012 7:55:11 AM     (No. 9023252)

Everyday since the election of that Purple-Lipped piece of garbage and that fat bottomed neanderthal wife, each day has been more nauseating than the one before.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: altoona, 11/19/2012 9:58:49 AM     (No. 9023468)

AS I approach death panel eligibility, I am consoled to know that the nice John Roberts, who saved it, won´t have to deal with Obamacare and that sweet Nancy Pelosi, who pushed it, won´t have to "find out what´s in it" on a personal level.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 11/19/2012 10:25:26 AM     (No. 9023513)

I´m beginning to think that after 236 years of a representative Republic, we´re once again back to the point where the States must dictate terms to that independent power machine, the Federal government.

Does it strike you as somewhat strange that after a Senator/Representative leaves his home state he is paid by the Federal government, receiving Federal pension/health care, while the poor schlubs in his home state are left with the second rate pensions/health care?
Is it any surprise that, once they get Potomac fever, they effectively become strangers to us?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: thegare, 11/19/2012 10:27:38 AM     (No. 9023517)

Do not hold your breath waiting for any GOP action at all.......counting on the GOP to do anything other then blow hot air is a waste of time.

Use your time to adjust your assets and show your family how to suck on the government teat. The faster this country goes broke the sooner it will fix itself.

Jefferson was right, a little revolution can be a good thing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: TXspyder, 11/19/2012 12:29:07 PM     (No. 9023734)

I suspect what will happen is this law goes forward, the press will highlight the great improvement in life for the sheeple in the blue obamacare states and stir up the rabble in the red states by asking why the red states governors are hateful and want to kill the poor and minority. This pressure will cause them to fold and agree to the USSofA´s socialized medicine.

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