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Americans Are Right
To Oppose ObamaCare

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:RustMB, 9/19/2013 9:04:31 AM

Blame Game: Everybody who dislikes ObamaCare is being duped by GOP propaganda, says President Obama. That must include all those unions calling it a disaster, and all those who´ve lost jobs and pay because of the law. Telemundo, the only news outlet that appears willing to ask Obama a tough question, pressed him this week about polls showing most Americans oppose ObamaCare. "Is everybody wrong?" the host asked. "Yes, they are," Obama responded. The problem, he said, isn´t his law. It´s those evil Republicans who´ve spent "billions of dollars ... misinforming people."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dst4life, 9/19/2013 9:19:37 AM     (No. 9527302)

So one of the best healthcare facilities in this country, the Cleveland Clinic (CCF), has announced to its employees that they must cut thousands of positions--and not fill current vacancies--because of the "Affordable Care Act"--alias Obamacare. This will be devastating for the CCF. It will gradually become just another hospital, and eventually less so.

Good bye, America.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 9/19/2013 9:20:34 AM     (No. 9527306)

Then there should be NO exemptions for the "special" people, right?
We´re all in this together, right? s/

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Reply 3 - Posted by: The Architect, 9/19/2013 12:35:46 PM     (No. 9527614)

If Obamacare is so great, how come members of the Congress and Senior Adminstration Officials are exempted from participation?

We need an amendment to the Constitution.

"Congress shall pass no laws which they are exempted from."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: franq, 9/19/2013 12:51:17 PM     (No. 9527637)

I plan to oppose it every way possible.

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