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Dem. Rep.: Obamacare enrollment low
Because People Think Law is Repealed

National Review Online, by Andrew Johnson

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 12/30/2013 1:35:56 PM

The lower-than-hoped-for enrollment numbers on the federal exchanges are due to Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare, Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D., D.C.) argued on Monday. Norton blamed a “negative propaganda campaign” by Republicans that confused Americans into thinking that the law was no longer in effect. “There are millions of people out there who think it was repealed, so there was no way to break through that very easily,” she told MSNBC. Norton also pointed out that the “debacle of a website” made matters worse because it “seemed to confirm that [the law] must have been repealed, or should have been

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 12/30/2013 1:40:15 PM     (No. 9672982)

Wow, proof # 86,358,447 that Demon-RATS are the most stupid people on earth...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 12/30/2013 1:41:13 PM     (No. 9672985)

Oh, that it were so!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: uno_thatguy, 12/30/2013 1:44:18 PM     (No. 9672992)

It ain´t? Ding, ding, ding, tilt, tilt!!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: skywarrior, 12/30/2013 1:49:47 PM     (No. 9672998)

Thus proving, once again, why it´s known as the Looney Left.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: uno, 12/30/2013 1:56:17 PM     (No. 9673007)

Yeah right Eleanor. What´s yer next bed-time story - All yer peeps watch FOX News too?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hotrod, 12/30/2013 1:57:02 PM     (No. 9673009)

Miz Norton does not realize how she has just proved that her democrat base are LoFo voters!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dipi, 12/30/2013 1:59:18 PM     (No. 9673016)

Won´t be long before they run out of excuses.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Mass Minority, 12/30/2013 2:04:03 PM     (No. 9673024)

Ms. Holmes, you have it just a little bit backwards. The voters you depend on to keep you in office don´t listen to talk radio, they don´t read the NYT, the LA Times, the SF Chronicle or the Washington Pooost. They do not watch the evening news and barely tune in for major sporting events. The Kardashians, slutty housewives and the latest twerking fad pretty much consume their time.

They cannot name the Vice President, the Secretary of state, the speaker of the house or the Senate leader, they cannot name a single Supreme Court Justice. They are unaware of which war Lincoln was president for and cannot name the two sides of the "war to free the whatever". WWII is ancient history and MLK was killed by a gang of white hooded NRA members carrying anti aircraft guns and bazookas.

These people have not been fooled by some fine tuned and evil propaganda campaign of a vast right wing world domination corporate entity. They never knew the law passed in the first place.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/30/2013 2:12:06 PM     (No. 9673045)

Boloney, the American people are not as stupid as this lady thinks they are, especially when it comes to their pocket books.

It was guaranteed from the get-go that sick people who could not get health care insurance elsewhere would sign up for Obama Care or expanded Medicaid. In essence Obama´s programs should have been limited to covering the people who could not purchase health care insurance and left everyone alone who had health care insurance that they were happy with, and definitely should not have been used to either completely sabotage or make health care insurance more costly for everyone else.

But that is not within the progressive´s master plan, their plan is for the government to eventually take complete control of the entire health care insurance industry so that they could ultimately gain politically based control over the lives of most Americans.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: hisself, 12/30/2013 2:32:02 PM     (No. 9673093)

E H Norton (Dumass, DC) personifies the reason that the Constitution did not give residents of DC the right to vote!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Northcross, 12/30/2013 2:39:48 PM     (No. 9673105)

Her constituents no doubt believe that because many have not yet gotten their free insurance ID cards in the mail.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 12/30/2013 2:41:18 PM     (No. 9673106)

Wrong. But let´s not be surprised if a large percentage of these so-called enrollees won´t pay their premiums because they think obamacare is being paid for them by someone else.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 12/30/2013 2:51:47 PM     (No. 9673124)

And here I thought the contest for dumbest woman in D.C. was between Maxine Waters and Barbara Boxer.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 12/30/2013 2:55:45 PM     (No. 9673128)

Excellent #8! Your last line speaks volumes....

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Watlines, 12/30/2013 2:57:34 PM     (No. 9673130)

Wrong. They´re not signing up because they (the young and healthy) know they´re getting screwed by Obamacare.

They want the law repealed therefore they think it should be repealed. Get it?

Eleanor Holmes is a classic liberal female Democrat with you know what for brains.

Move over Nancy and made room...

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Reply 16 - Posted by: JimS, 12/30/2013 4:06:50 PM     (No. 9673188)

No, no, no, Miz Racist Eleanor.
It wasn´t Obamacare that was repealed.
It was the Law of Unintended Consequences, and the Law of Gravity that were repealed.
Maybe if your constituents knew how to read, they could navigate the Obamacare website.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: jackburton, 12/30/2013 4:43:14 PM     (No. 9673235)

Hey, Low Information Voters need represnation.

They got themselves a LoFo Rep.

Perfect.

Oh, when they start signing up because the fines ´help´ them discover that the law hasn´t been repealed... are they just going to sign up? Think they might have soemthing else on their minds as well?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/30/2013 7:11:19 PM     (No. 9673412)

I bet if you asked Horton´s constituents what the ACA is, 95% of them would think it´s a new basketball league.

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