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Obamacare: A man-caused disaster
Power Line, by Scott Johnson

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/20/2013 8:24:58 AM

In the Obama administration’s continuing rule by decree, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has announced that those whose health insurance policies were terminated (notwithstanding Obama’s vow to the contrary) will be allowed to buy catastrophic coverage and will be exempt from the statutory penalty if they choose to escape from Obamacare next year. Robert Pear reports in the Times that Sebelius “disclosed the sudden policy shift in a letter to Senator Mark Warner, Democrat of Virginia, and five other senators.” Here’s the beauty part. The announcement falls under Obamacare’s hardship exemption applicable to those who “experienced financial or domestic circumstances, including

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Country Boy, 12/20/2013 8:36:46 AM     (No. 9661354)

This is why military leaders since the beginning of time have trained their troops how to do the most basic movements of warfare automatically, instinctively, as naturally as breathing. When the battle goes badly, the soldiers continue as before.

obama administration is now retreating in battle, with no idea what they are doing. What appears to be total chaos is exactly that.

Total disaster.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: uno, 12/20/2013 8:53:44 AM     (No. 9661382)

Chaos: The Øbamboozler´s stock-in-trade. It is the only thing he´s good at.

Well...that and hiring morons, goons and buffoons!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pearson365, 12/20/2013 8:55:42 AM     (No. 9661386)


The timing of Sibelius demand to health insurers appears to be to allow Obama to fly to Hawaii tomorrow for his 17 day, $50 million* + vacation without having to answer questions about 6 million people having their existing plans terminated on 12/31. "Sec Sibelius provided a solution on Thursday. Direct all questions to HHS."

* - If the WH admits that the overnight visit to Mandela´s funeral cost at least $11 million, what will 16 nights in Hawaii cost?


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Reply 4 - Posted by: bugboy, 12/20/2013 9:18:42 AM     (No. 9661440)

Yea, Obamacare is what happens when you allow one man to dictate law to the detriment of the governed or should I say proletariat.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: texascunning, 12/20/2013 9:41:20 AM     (No. 9661494)

Maybe a "woman-caused" disaster?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 12/20/2013 9:41:32 AM     (No. 9661495)

Obama and his HHS Secretary Kathleen Senilius can decree, postpone, walk back, relax or any other word they wish to use but my doctor is gone as in can´t be found. The services MD Anderson, cancer treatments, aren´t in Obama´s network, what ever that is so this means nothing to anyone. Just continue for however long with no health coverage that this cabal of nitwits have destroyed.
This mumble jumble is not very reassuring unless you are healthy and living in your mother and father´s basement.
This is beyond a man caused disaster this is criminal and tyrannical.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 12/20/2013 9:54:32 AM     (No. 9661526)

All part of the plan. Call it ´sadly unworkable´ and dictate the wonderful, all-knowing governmrnt will completely take over ALL healthcare. Mission accomplished.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Salt5792, 12/20/2013 9:55:54 AM     (No. 9661530)

Suspension of the individual mandate is exactly what the Republicans were advocating. Obama finally saw it our way.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: eoddad, 12/20/2013 10:51:57 AM     (No. 9661640)

If we gave Obama a Million Dollars a day to stay on vacation that would only be $365 Million a year. A bargain in my eyes.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/20/2013 12:08:35 PM     (No. 9661770)

This will not save them.

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