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HHS: Nothing improper about
Sebelius’s ObamaCare fundraising

The Hill, by Samm Baker

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 5/12/2013 7:38:27 PM

The Health and Human Services Department (HHS) says there´s nothing illegal or improper about soliciting donations to help promote President Obama´s healthcare law. Republicans leapt at the news that HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has been asking industry and community groups to donate to Enroll America, an outside organization created to promote the health law and encourage people to enroll in its new coverage options. HHS spokesman Jason Young said the fundraising push serves the department´s basic goals.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: god of irony, 5/12/2013 9:27:22 PM     (No. 9323488)

It is illegal. There are laws against this. Remember when they went after Bush for producing an infomercial?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: geekrunner, 5/12/2013 9:41:32 PM     (No. 9323501)

It´s also part of the incestuous circle where taxpayer money gets funneled to groups that, in turn, use some of that same money to make political contributions to the same Democrats that funneled the money to them.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: oh-heck, 5/12/2013 11:33:43 PM     (No. 9323614)

Sebelius is too stupid to even seek a legal opinion. Most likely because she doesn´t want to be told no.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Hammock, 5/12/2013 11:34:02 PM     (No. 9323615)

It was illegal to sell Obamacare waivers for campaign money too.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: glcinpdx, 5/13/2013 2:13:21 AM     (No. 9323707)

Frau Farbissena gets cleared by her own HHS Schutzstaffel, how sweet. /s



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