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ObamaCare´s ´Baby Elephant´
Wall Street Journal, by Staff

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 2/20/2013 7:34:30 PM

On Wednesday Florida Republican Rick Scott became the latest GOP Governor to volunteer to shoulder some responsibility for ObamaCare, which has liberal sages gloating about a resistance-is-futile shift in the GOP. The media don´t want to discuss the substance, only the politics, so allow us to report how the flippers are justifying their flips. • Take the money or run. The Governors now expanding Medicaid are candid about their flight from their own fiscal principles: They want to take political credit for taking "free" money from Uncle Sugar and for appeasing the state hospitals lobbying for federal cash.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: excalgalcg, 2/20/2013 7:47:02 PM     (No. 9187743)

Politics must enter this disgusting behavior by these Rep. governors. They are covering their rears instead of changing what they have like Scott Walker of Wisc. He´s the brave one and the smart guy. This Obamacare is starting to show its ugly head in every way. I thought the governors would stand strong, but they can´t turn dirty money away.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ranger Applejack Dawson, 2/20/2013 8:00:50 PM     (No. 9187761)

They´s politicians. Republican or Democrat, don´t make no difference.

A wise man wouldn´t trust any of ´em as far as he could through his pickup filled with hay bales.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: thewarden, 2/20/2013 8:17:03 PM     (No. 9187783)

Fool. So, another one bites the dust. I am so disgusted. What do we do?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ricktutt, 2/20/2013 9:28:14 PM     (No. 9187870)

They are being bribed by Obama!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: hamrman, 2/20/2013 9:35:59 PM     (No. 9187887)

Next? We need to give these guys their walking papers...NO BACKBONE and no principles!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 2/20/2013 9:43:17 PM     (No. 9187900)

Has Bobby Jindal or Nikki Haley taken the 30 pieces of silver?

Rick Perry (and Rick Scott if he has Presidential ambitions) is banking that people will forget this by 2016. They may, but conservatives will remember that these two are not principled conservatives.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/21/2013 12:37:48 AM     (No. 9188115)

Baby elephant ?

How about ´pinata´ ? One day it will all fall apart after a gazillion dollars are wasted.

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