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A Slick Marketing Campaign
Won´t Save ObamaCare

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:RustMB, 4/4/2013 9:22:03 AM

Uninsured: The White House recently released details about how it plans to market ObamaCare to the uninsured. What it reveals is that most of them don´t want what the administration is trying to force them to buy. In a series of slides posted on the Health and Human Services´ website, the administration explains how it plans to market ObamaCare to the uninsured. Let´s leave aside for a minute the oddity of this effort. Its backers have endlessly touted ObamaCare as a miracle of modern government that will at long last bring insurance within reach of 48 million people

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Northcross, 4/4/2013 9:31:39 AM     (No. 9258869)

They don´t need to market Obamacare to the uninsured. Just force them to buy it, fine them if they don´t, and imprison them if they don´t pay the fine. Simple as that.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: oh-heck, 4/4/2013 9:39:51 AM     (No. 9258894)

10 million of the uninsured make more than 50,000 a year, but don´t buy insurance because they are too healthy to see a value.

10 million are not eligible because they aren´t citizens.

10 million are eligible for Medicaid or assistance but don´t sign up until they are at the hospital.

Force the Dems to implement this nightmare in 2014 unless the plug is pulled on the entire bill.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: archtheduke, 4/4/2013 9:42:32 AM     (No. 9258900)

It would have been cheaper and easier to have bought an insurance policy and given it to the uninsured.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Salt5792, 4/4/2013 9:47:38 AM     (No. 9258908)

Obamacare is doomed, with 60% of the population resisting it at every opportunity. Assad has a better chance of succeeding than Obamacare.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: WAN2, 4/4/2013 9:47:59 AM     (No. 9258909)

Never overestimate the average American´s intelligence.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Grambo, 4/4/2013 10:02:18 AM     (No. 9258937)

With a 61 page form required to join an exchange, they´ll need a boatload of marketing to get people enrolled.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 4/4/2013 10:10:18 AM     (No. 9258955)

I am convinced that the article writer is much too optimistic about the outcome of the marketing campaign for Obamacare. I suspect that in comparison Ford´s marketing campaign for the Edsel will be seen as a triumph in marketing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bob913, 4/4/2013 1:04:18 PM     (No. 9259376)

Try to market this:
Cancer Clinics Turn Away Medicare Users

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bob913, 4/4/2013 1:47:55 PM     (No. 9259448)

Add this as well:
Projected Shortage of 45,000 Doctors by 2020

WALGREEN clinics to begin treating chronic illnesses

States Limiting Drug Prescriptions for Medicaid Patients


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