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At the White House: Obamacare
success stories that aren´t

Washington Examiner, by Byron York

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Posted By:Toledo, 10/21/2013 2:02:22 PM

President Obama invited a number of people to stand behind him as he delivered his speech on the state of Obamacare at the White House Monday morning. One of them, Janice Baker, a small business owner from Delaware, introduced the president, and Obama spoke of Baker and the others gathered there as people who have benefited from Obamacare. But after reading the White House-provided descriptions of each of those behind the president, it´s clear the administration was stretching to present people who, beyond supporting Obamacare, have actually gained from it in any tangible way. For example, a Pennsylvania man named Malik

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: The Advocate, 10/21/2013 2:04:04 PM     (No. 9575496)

Mr. President,
If obamatax is so good why are you, Congress, unions, corporations et al Exempt?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/21/2013 2:17:18 PM     (No. 9575516)

Obiecare was specifically designed to screw EVERYONE. The Libs just don´t realize they are ´targets´ not friends!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MattMusson, 10/21/2013 2:18:33 PM     (No. 9575520)

I remember a time, not so long ago, when the Press would never have let a President get away with this song and dance.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jalo1951, 10/21/2013 2:19:28 PM     (No. 9575523)

So I go into a grocery and pick up a can of baked beans. I look at, read the label put it back on the shelf. I might buy it and I might not. So the grocery store chalks that up as a sale? I don´t think so. I hope the news tears up this pathetic attempt to show that obamacare is being purchased. Looking is not buying. obama is such a lying jerk.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 10/21/2013 2:20:16 PM     (No. 9575524)

Nothing but smoke and mirrors.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 10/21/2013 2:23:58 PM     (No. 9575529)

Wait until these ´success stories´ find out they must pay thousands in deductibles before Obamacare pays one cent.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 10/21/2013 2:30:19 PM     (No. 9575540)

It bears repeating: a nation of 320 million persons. 50 million of them voted for this president.

Despite the magnitude of this figure, they can´t scrape together more than handful of those who have signed up four-square for government health blackmail, er, Obamacare.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: birddog, 10/21/2013 3:40:56 PM     (No. 9575660)

As far as I could tell from reading the Bio´s is...Two 20somethings who will have temporary coverage on their parents plan...until they "age out". One person...with a "minor preexisting condition...who ALREADY had coverage but gets it cheaper(after subsidy no doubt) The rest are there because they have "Hope"

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Really?, 10/21/2013 4:48:24 PM     (No. 9575767)

So...Ms Russell "is proud to offer her employees Health Insurance, but it is hard", so she now sees "stability" through the ACA.

Okay....what the heck does that mean ?

Apparently she thinks offering it means something other than "providing it".

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Really?, 10/21/2013 4:49:53 PM     (No. 9575769)

I keep forgetting that Barack has never had a job that provided insurance. He got his through Michelle. He may have no idea what any of this means.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: billa, 10/21/2013 5:25:36 PM     (No. 9575839)

Hello?

OBcare is only relevant when a person actually is ill and GOES to a doctor without paying for it.

OBrobots can get all the coverage they think they have, but it does not mean a thing until that doc is seen and paid.

And considering how many docs no longer accept medicare and medicaid patients...I think one can see the writing on the wall.

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